The Robertson Library contains a wealth of resources ready for you to tap into for your studies. Knowing what is available and where it is will make information gathering easier and quicker, resulting in a more enjoyable, interesting and stress-free learning experience.
Robertson Library contacts and hours
Need to talk to someone?
Find the contact details you need for the Robertson Library.
Robertson Library website
Visit the Otago Polytechnic Robertson Library website.
Subject guides point you to the books, journals and databases to support your studies in a particular subject area or programme.
Find these resources online or at the Library.
Place a request on items
Place a request on an item that you need in the Robertson Library or any of the Otago University Libraries.
The Reserve collection
The Reserve Collection is made up of required textbooks and other resources that are in high demand for courses.
Learn how to book, and check out an item from the Reserve collection.
Working in the academic arena, access to scholarly information is made easy by using Google Scholar.
Access Library e-books
The Otago Polytechnic has a growing collection of e-books, and all of them can be searched through the Library catalogue.
Citing and referencing
Citing and referencing is an important part of any piece of academic writing. Learn how to take information you have found in your research and use it in your writing, correctly citing and referencing as you go.