University of Newcastle (UoN) Staff and Students are able to borrow books and request journal articles from other libraries, nationally or internationally, through the use of Resource Sharing, formerly known as Interlibrary Services.

After searching the Library Catalogue (NEWCAT+) and verifying that the items you are looking for are NOT currently held in our collections, consider the following: 

 Resource Sharing services

go to BONUS catalogue Used for books NOT HELD in the University of Newcastle Library collections.
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go to Article Reach search   Used for Journal Articles NOT HELD in the University of Newcastle Library collections.
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Used when you can't find the items you require in either ArticleReach Direct or BONUS+.
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 Other services

  • Requests for Non-University of Newcastle Thesis can be made through Get it. You will be contacted if further information is required. Theses are purchased as copies for the Library's collection and you will be notified when they are available for loan.  Post-graduate students will require their supervisor's permission for thesis purchase to proceed.
  • Intercampus Requests - Borrowing items from other UoN Campuses.
  • TAFE InterLibrary Services - For TAFE Students only.

Contacting Resource Sharing

Resource Sharing
Auchmuty Library, University of Newcastle
University Drive
Callaghan, New South Wales 2308

Phone: 61 2 49215940
Fax: 61 2 49215833 
(University of Newcastle Staff and Students only) 
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8.30am – 5.00pm 

Sharon Nicol
Manager, Lending Services

Nicole Faull-Brown
Team Leader, Resource Sharing