Document Delivery

What's Allowed?

You may request items in any format. We will attempt to fill all requests, but requests may be denied at the discretion of the lending library or commercial document supplier.


  • Copyright:
    • For journal articles, you may request up to 10% of one issue.
    • For book chapters, you may request up to 20% of the book.
    • MUN’s Fair Dealing Requirements state:
      1. up to 10% of a copyright-protected work
      2. one chapter from a book
      3. a single article from a periodical
  • Some lending libraries may impose additional restrictions, such as “For use in library only” or “No photocopying”.

  • Items borrowed from non-MUN libraries may be recalled at any time.

  • You must agree to the following statement on the form: "I hereby certify that this item is being sought for the purpose of private study or research and that I will not create a copy for any third party.”