This is a library-to-library material transfer service within NTU.

Do note that this service is no longer exclusive to teaching staff and part-time students. Presently, all faculty, staff and students can make use of this service.

Do take note:

  • All NTU users may request for materials from Medical Library to be sent to any subject library within Yunnan Garden Campus for collection.
  • All LKCMedicine faculty, staff and students can page for materials to be sent from any subject libraries in Yunnan Garden campus to Medical Library for pickup.

Types of materials

 You can request for book or AV titles which have the status “available” and you may select a subject library of your choice to collect your material.
The following items are excluded in this paging service:
  • Reserves (materials in print)
  • NTU project reports and NTU theses

AV Reserves and restricted AV titles can only be paged by faculty who are teaching the course.

If the item you wish to request for is on loan, you may request to place a hold on it instead.

Turnaround Time

This service is available from Mon – Fri only (excluding public holidays).
Requests submitted on Saturdays will be processed the next working day.
Delivery will be within 3 working days.

How to request for this service?

You may page for a maximum of 5 AV and books in total per day per request.

Please submit your request online.  Do indicate the designated library for item pick-up. If it is an urgent page, please call the library that owns the item and make paging arrangements with the staff.  You will be notified by e-mail when the item arrives at your designated library.

If you are unable to pick up the item within the stipulated period, it will be sent back to the original library or put on hold for the next user.


If you have any queries, please email or call Access Services Division at 67904691.