Membership of The Robertson Library is available free of
charge to students and staff of the University of Otago and Otago Polytechnic.
All membership is contingent on abiding by the Library
Issues and Renewals
- All Library material is issued from, and returned
to, the Issue Desk in the Library.
- A current Library card (usually
or Polytechnic student ID) is required before items
- Once material is issued to an individual,
the care and return of that material becomes their responsibility.
- If an item
is not required by another
user, it may be renewed a) in person, b) by
phoning 479 3793, or c) by using the self-renewal facility on
Note: this does not apply to Reserve Collection material.
||Max. # of items out of The Robertson Library
|Postgraduates (internal and distance)
|Undergraduates (internal and distance)
Borrowed items can be renewed a maximum of two times.
The following materials are
available for use in the Library building:
- Reference items
- Theses and dissertations
- "Reference only" interloans
Fines and Charges
Fines are charged for overdue material, and if
an item is lost, the replacement amount plus an administration
fee will be charged. The replacement cost (only)
is refundable if the item is subsequently found.