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Library Services to Staff of Associated Institutions

Individual Library membership is available to scientific and technical staff of:

  • Fonterra Research Centre (Palmerston North)
  • Crown Research Institutes (Palmerston North)
  • Ministry for Primary Industries (Palmerston North)
  • New Zealand Leather & Shoe Research Association (LASRA) (Palmerston North)
  • New Zealand Defence Force (staff based at Hokowhitu, Palmerston North)

and individuals at other institutions at the discretion of the University Librarian.


No cost.


Please arrange for the librarian of your institution to make a written application on your behalf to the Library.

Library contact details

Borrowing Books

You are entitled to borrow books in person at any Massey University library. Books that you request will be held at the Manawatū Library Service Point for you to collect.

You have the same borrowing conditions as a current University staff member.

Overdue fines are not charged.

Access to Electronic Databases, Ejournals and Ebooks

You do not have remote access (i.e. from your home or office) to Massey Library electronic databases, electronic journals and ebooks.

However, visitor access to some Library electronic resources is available to all users who visit in person. More Information: Walk-in Resources Walk-in Resources (223 KB)

Delivery of Massey Library Journal Articles and Borrowing from Other Libraries

You may be entitled to delivery of Massey Library journal articles or to borrow from other libraries. Look up your Staff of Associated Institutions entitlements