Request book chapters (scan and deliver)

How do I request a digital copy of a USW print book chapter?

Submit your request by completing our online form.

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Frequently Asked Questions:


Can I have digitised scans of any book chapter?
We can only send digitised copies to your USW email of book chapters from books that are in stock at USW libraries.


How do I know which books are held in the Library?
You can check the library catalogue FINDit


How much can I have digitally scanned from a book?
We can copy one chapter or 10% from any book, whichever is the greater.


How much will it cost me?
No, it is free to all USW students and staff.


How do I make a request?
You will need to complete an online form for every article that you wish to request. 


How long will it take?
This will depend on the availability of the item but we will aim to deal with your request within two working days. You will be contacted via USW e-mail if there is likely to be a delay in delivery.

Please note: our copyright licence does not cover anyone living outside the UK.