Lending to other Australian and overseas libraries

QUT Library's Gardens Point, Kelvin Grove and Law branches provide document delivery services to other Australian and overseas libraries. Note that:

  • we don't offer Express - 2 hour turnaround
  • we don't provide document delivery services to individuals - individuals should contact their own institution's library, which may make requests on their behalf.

What material can be supplied

Material Supply copies? Supply by loan?
(8 weeks, no renewals)
General collection Yes Yes
Curriculum collection Yes Yes
Audiovisual material (subject to pre-bookings made by QUT clients) No Yes
Reference collection Yes No
Course reserve collection Yes No
QUT Theses (check QUT Thesis Search to see if it's already available for download - if not, email a signed declaration form (PDF, 64KB) to qutkg-docdel@qut.edu.au) Yes No
Documents from electronic subscriptions (subject to license agreements) Yes No
Caboolture campus collection No No
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) collection No No

Charges and payment

Standard charges apply to QULOC (Queensland University Libraries Office of Cooperation) member libraries unless bilateral document delivery agreements are in place.

Otherwise, the following charges (GST inclusive) apply:

Supply by Core rate - 4 day turnaround Rush rate - 1 day turnaround
Standard item - Copy (supplied electronically where licensing allows)
  • $16.50 for up to 50 pages + $4.00 for each additional 50 pages or part thereof
  • $16.50 rush levy + $16.50 for up to 50 pages + $4.00 for each additional 50 pages or part thereof + Express Post charge if posted (under 500g = $8.30, over 500g = $12.40)
Standard item - Loan
  • $16.50 + you pay return mail
  • $16.50 + $16.50 rush levy + Express Post charge (under 500g = $8.30, over 500g = $12.40) + you pay return mail
QUT Thesis - Copy (supplied electronically)
  • Digitised QUT Thesis: $16.50 ($15 ex-GST for international requests)
  • Non-digitised QUT Thesis: $71.50 ($65 ex-GST for international requests)
  • Not applicable

For each request, please specify which method of payment you'll use:

Request methods

Requests should be directed to the QUT branch library where the requested material is held, and materials should be returned to the same branch.

The Gardens Point, Kelvin Grove and Law branch libraries are users of the Libraries Australia Document Delivery (LADD) system, their NUC symbols are listed below.

Branch library LADD
NUC symbol
Email / ILAWEB Phone
(Rush requests only)
Street address Postal address
Gardens Point QUT:GP qutgp-docdel@qut.edu.au +61 7 3138 2718 V Block, Level 3
Gardens Point campus
2 George St
Brisbane QLD 4000
GP Document Delivery
V Block, Level 3
QUT Library
GPO Box 2434
Brisbane QLD 4001
Australia
Kelvin Grove QUT:KG qutkg-docdel@qut.edu.au +61 7 3138 5975 R Block, Level 3
Kelvin Grove campus
Victoria Park Rd
Kelvin Grove QLD 4059
KG Document Delivery
R Block, Level 3
QUT Library
Victoria Park Rd
Kelvin Grove QLD 4059
Australia
Law QUT:LA qut.law-docdel@qut.edu.au +61 7 3138 2718 C Block, Level 5
Gardens Point campus
2 George St
Brisbane QLD 4000
Law Document Delivery
C Block, Level 5
QUT Library
GPO Box 2434
Brisbane QLD 4001
Australia