Categories of Associate Membership

The following categories of Associate Membership are available for six or twelve months upon payment of the relevant fee

  • Associate Membership - Borrowing and Electronic Access
  • Associate Membership - Borrowing Only
  • Associate Membership - Electronic Access Only
  • Teacher Associate Membership (Level 1)
  • Teacher Associate Membership (Level 2)

Key services for each category are noted below. Full details including current fees are set out in Library Membership and Conditions of Access).


Access to: Associate Membership - Borrowing and Electronic Access and
Teacher Associate Membership (Level 1)
Associate Membership - Borrowing Only Associate Membership - Electronic Access Only Teacher Associate Membership (Level 2)
Electronic resources On campus (excludes wireless access):
Access from library computers to email, the internet and most library electronic resources where licence agreements permit.

Off campus and wireless when on campus:
Access via the internet from home, office or wireless access to a limited number of databases.
Access to the Catalogue and Library web pages only. On campus (excludes wireless access):
Access from library computers to email, the internet and  most library electronic resources where licence agreements permit.

Off campus and wireless when on campus:
Access via the internet from home, office or from the University wireless network to a limited number of databases.
Access to the Catalogue and library web pages only.
Borrowing Undergraduate level.
Note that the Library does not provide a home or distance delivery service.
Undergraduate level.
Note that the Library does not provide a home or distance delivery service.
No borrowing - items may be requested via the NZ Interlibrary Loan request scheme.
Permitted in-library use of material in open access collections, theses.
Materials held in special collections may be available on request.
Undergraduate level from the Sylvia Ashton-Warner Library (Epsom) only.
Intercampus request Yes Yes No No
Interlibrary Loan and Document Delivery * Yes* No No No
Photocopying, computer and microtext printing facilities* Photocopying, computer and microtext printing facilities* Photocopying, computer and microtext printing facilities* Photocopying* Photocopying and microtext printing facilities*
Study and research space Yes Yes Yes Yes
Information services Yes Yes No Yes
Instructional services Yes Yes, but limited No Yes, but limited
* Charges / fees may apply.