The Robertson Library contains a wealth of resources ready for you to tap into for your studies.
Library contacts and hours
Need to talk to someone?
Have a question?
Find the contact details you need for the Robertson Library.
Library hours until Christmas and New Year break closure:
Nov 23rd–27th Mon–Fri 8.30am–10.00pm
Nov 28th–29th Sat–Sun Library closed
Nov 30th–Dec 22nd
Sat–Sun Library closed
Dec 23rd 8:30am–4:00pm
Dec 24th–Jan 4th Library closed
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.
Citing and referencing
Learn how to take information you have found in your research and use it in your writing, correctly citing and referencing as you go.
The Otago Polytechnic has a growing collection of e-books. Find out how to use them here.
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.
Research databases provide access to articles in hundreds of journals, newspapers and magazines.
Printing, copying and scanning
The Otago Polytechnic MFD (Multi-Function Device), for printing, copying and scanning, is located near the Reserve collection on the ground floor.
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.