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Document Delivery

How to access articles and books not held in the university libraries.


Document Delivery is a service enabling you to access books and articles not held within the university libraries. First check LibrarySearch in the portal to make sure that the item is not already held within the university libraries.

If you are unable to find the item you require complete the Document Delivery Request form via the link in LibrarySearch. Please give as much information as possible, including a source of reference. If you are requesting an article from a journal. 

Note that a maximum of 5 requests will be processed at any one time.

Using Document Delivery

Who can request Document Delivery items?

Staff and student members studying or teaching on Greenwich undergraduate or postgraduate degree courses based on campus. 

Distance learners in the UK can use Document Delivery to request journal articles not held at the University. It is recommended that you join the SCONUL Access scheme when it resumes to acquire books not held by the University.

Request form & Quick guide

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