Borrowing rights

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Undergraduates & foundation year
How Many: 
50
How long: 
4 weeks (unless recalled)
Renewals: 
Up to 16 weeks (unless recalled)
Online resources: 
Yes
Requests: 
Yes
Interlibrary loans: 
Yes
High Use Collection: 
Multimedia Collection: 
Postgraduates
How Many: 
100
How long: 
6 months (unless recalled)
Renewals: 
Up to 2 years (unless recalled)
Online resources: 
Yes
Requests: 
Yes
Interlibrary loans: 
Yes
High Use Collection: 
Multimedia Collection: 
UNSW staff (including conjoint staff)
How Many: 
100
How long: 
6 months (unless recalled)
Renewals: 
Up to 2 years (unless recalled)
Online resources: 
Yes
Requests: 
Yes
Interlibrary loans: 
Yes
High Use Collection: 
Multimedia Collection: 
UNSW affiliated staff, visiting academics and Emeritus

A valid membership is required to access computers and borrow items. For information on how to apply for membership, see Not from UNSW.

How Many: 
100
How long: 
6 months (unless recalled)
Renewals: 
Up to 2 years (unless recalled)
Online resources: 
Yes (apply to UNSW IT)
Requests: 
Yes
Interlibrary loans: 
Yes
High Use Collection: 
Multimedia Collection: 
UNSW alumni

A valid membership is required to access computers and borrow items. For information on how to apply for membership, see Not from UNSW

The Alumni and External Engagement Office offers remote access to a limited number of databases for UNSW Alumni. Library membership is not required for this free service.

Note that the following online resources are available to current UNSW staff and students only: ProQuest eBooks, Gartner, Lynda.com, Lexis Advance, Westlaw (International), Westlaw (US).

How Many: 
20
How long: 
4 weeks (unless recalled)
Renewals: 
Up to 16 weeks (unless recalled)
Online resources: 
Library computers only
Requests: 
No
Interlibrary loans: 
No
High Use Collection: 
No
Multimedia Collection: 
NIDA staff

A valid membership is required to access computers and borrow items. For information on how to apply for membership, see Not from UNSW.

How Many: 
100
How long: 
6 months (unless recalled)
Renewals: 
Up to 2 years (unless recalled)
Online resources: 
Yes (apply to UNSW IT)
Requests: 
Yes
Interlibrary loans: 
Yes
High Use Collection: 
Multimedia Collection: 
NIDA students

A valid membership is required to access computers and borrow items. For information on how to apply for membership, see Not from UNSW.

Note that the following online resources are available to current UNSW staff and students only: ProQuest eBooks, Gartner, Lynda.com, Lexis Advance, Westlaw (International), Westlaw (US).

How Many: 
50
How long: 
4 weeks (unless recalled)
Renewals: 
Up to 16 weeks (unless recalled)
Online resources: 
Library computers only
Requests: 
Yes
Interlibrary loans: 
No
High Use Collection: 
No
Multimedia Collection: 
Borrowers from other universities (ULANZ)

A valid membership is required to access computers and borrow items. For information on how to apply for membership, see Not from UNSW.

Note that the following online resources are available to current UNSW staff and students only: ProQuest eBooks, Gartner, Lynda.com, Lexis Advance, Westlaw (International), Westlaw (US).

How Many: 
20
How long: 
4 weeks (unless recalled)
Renewals: 
Up to 16 weeks (unless recalled)
Online resources: 
Library computers only
Requests: 
No
Interlibrary loans: 
No
High Use Collection: 
No
Multimedia Collection: 
Community borrowers & school partnerships

A valid membership is required to access computers and borrow items. For information on how to apply for membership, see Not from UNSW.

Note that the following online resources are available to current UNSW staff and students only: ProQuest eBooks, Gartner, Lynda.com, Lexis Advance, Westlaw (International), Westlaw (US).

How Many: 
20
How long: 
4 weeks (unless recalled)
Renewals: 
Up to 16 weeks (unless recalled)
Online resources: 
Library computers only
Requests: 
No
Interlibrary loans: 
No
High Use Collection: 
No
Multimedia Collection: 
Retired UNSW staff

A valid membership is required to access computers and borrow items. For information on how to apply for membership, see Not from UNSW.

Note that the following online resources are available to current UNSW staff and students only: ProQuest eBooks, Gartner, Lynda.com, Lexis Advance, Westlaw (International), Westlaw (US).

How Many: 
20
How long: 
4 weeks (unless recalled)
Renewals: 
Up to 16 weeks (unless recalled)
Online resources: 
Library computers only
Requests: 
No
Interlibrary loans: 
No
High Use Collection: 
No
Multimedia Collection: 
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