Other library catalogues
When you can’t find the resource you need in Lincoln’s LibrarySearch, or if you’re studying by distance, it can be useful to see what other libraries hold.
Lincoln is a member to agreements that allow our students and staff to borrow from many other tertiary libraries in Australia and New Zealand. You can also become a member of your local public library, and we also provide an interlibrary loan service to staff and postgraduate students.
Lincoln staff and students can apply with their Lincoln University ID card to borrow books from:
Other library catalogues in Canterbury are at:
Lincoln staff and students can apply with their Lincoln University ID card to borrow books from New Zealand universities who are members of ULANZ.
- Te Puna – Bibliographic database that lists holdings for most NZ and many overseas libraries.
- National Library of New Zealand
- University of Auckland
- Auckland University of Technology
- University of Waikato
- Massey University
- Victoria University of Wellington
- University of Otago
- National Forestry Library
- Tiaki – Alexander Turnbull Library unpublished material
Lincoln staff and students can apply with their Lincoln University ID card to borrow books from Australian universities who are members of ULANZ.
Postgrads and staff can request an interloan for material in overseas libraries, but note this may incur a charge for partial costs.
- WorldCat – a worldwide union catalogue, providing information on more than 85 million items and the libraries that hold them.
- British Library
- COPAC – a combined catalogue of 24 major university research libraries in the UK and Ireland, plus the British Library, the National Library of Scotland and the National Library of Wales/Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru
- The European Library – union catalogue of the national libraries of Europe
- Library of Congress
- Natural History Museum Library
- Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
- Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Library
- Wageningen University and Research Centre, Netherlands
- Library Web Catalogues– directory of libraries worldwide