How to request a book for
postal delivery
http:// unihub.mdx.ac.uk / study / library
Distance Learners
Distance Learners can request our
books for postal delivery
In order to do this, you must first
register as a Distance Lea...
Access the Library Catalogue
myUniHub > My Study > My Library > Library Catalogue
Select ‘Library Catalogue’
from the list...
Use the Library Catalogue to find
the book you want
Select the book you want from the
search results….
You may need to scroll down
the screen until you find the
right book.
…...
In order to request a book.....
.....Click on
‘Request item’
Follow the prompts…
…and then click on
‘Login’ to continue
….enter your normal
login i.e IT User ID and
password e.g. AB12...
Continue to follow the prompts…
…as a distance learner, your
default option will be ‘Distance
Learner’. This means that th...
Finally.....
You can either ‘logout
‘or ‘return to searching’.
You should see this
message if your
request has been
succes...
The book(s) will be posted to your home address
•The book will be issued to you for the duration of its loan period ie. 7d...
Requesting books from Summon
myUniHub > My Study > My Library > Summon
Select ‘Summon’ from the
list of resources
Log in t...
Click on this link….
….search
for the book
you want….
….click on
the title….
Finally click on ‘Check availability’….
….click on
‘Request’ and
continue as normal
If you need to cancel your request…
…go to the Library
Catalogue and click on
‘Library
Account/Renewals’
Login in using yo...
You are now in your Library Account
Click on ‘Requests’
Select the request
you want to cancel
and click on ‘Cancel
request...
Need further help?
Contact your Librarian:
http://libguides.mdx.ac.uk/liaisonlibrarians
Make an appointment:
http://bit.ly...
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  1. 1. How to request a book for postal delivery http:// unihub.mdx.ac.uk / study / library Distance Learners
  2. 2. Distance Learners can request our books for postal delivery In order to do this, you must first register as a Distance Learner by completing this form. The form can be found on the webpage below. http://unihub.mdx.ac.uk/study/library/services/distance/index.aspx
  3. 3. Access the Library Catalogue myUniHub > My Study > My Library > Library Catalogue Select ‘Library Catalogue’ from the list of resources Log in to MyUniHub
  4. 4. Use the Library Catalogue to find the book you want
  5. 5. Select the book you want from the search results…. You may need to scroll down the screen until you find the right book. ….by clicking on the title
  6. 6. In order to request a book..... .....Click on ‘Request item’
  7. 7. Follow the prompts… …and then click on ‘Login’ to continue ….enter your normal login i.e IT User ID and password e.g. AB123 and London42…. Alternatively, you can use your student number (Borrower ID) eg. M00001234, followed by your date of birth (PIN) like this dd/mm/yy eg. 121087…
  8. 8. Continue to follow the prompts… …as a distance learner, your default option will be ‘Distance Learner’. This means that the book will be posted to your home address.... .....having opted for postal delivery of the book ie. selected ‘Distance learner’ from the drop-down menu, it is useful if you can enter the first line of your postal address here.... .....when you are ready click on ‘Request’ to continue
  9. 9. Finally..... You can either ‘logout ‘or ‘return to searching’. You should see this message if your request has been successful If you select ‘Return to searching’ you will remain logged in. This is useful if you think you might want to request more books. This number indicates where you are in the queue for this book. There is only one request on this book for example.
  10. 10. The book(s) will be posted to your home address •The book will be issued to you for the duration of its loan period ie. 7days, 14 days or 28 days plus an additional 10 working days to allow for delivery and return •It is possible to renew the book up to 20 times. See this guide to find out how to renew your books http://www.slideshare.net/EISLibrarian/library-catalogue-using-my-account •If you are unable to renew your books, please contact UniHelp Online http://unihub.mdx.ac.uk/support/unihelp/index.aspx or telephone 020 8411 6060 (Monday to Friday, 8am to 9pm UK, Saturday and Sunday 9am to 9pm UK) •There is no cost for this service, but you are responsible for posting the book back to the Library. More information will be included when the book is posted to you. If you have any questions regarding postal delivery of books then contact our Distance Learning Support Team: Tel. 020 8411 2178/2117 Telephones are staffed from 9am to 5pm Mon to Fri.
  11. 11. Requesting books from Summon myUniHub > My Study > My Library > Summon Select ‘Summon’ from the list of resources Log in to MyUniHub
  12. 12. Click on this link…. ….search for the book you want…. ….click on the title….
  13. 13. Finally click on ‘Check availability’…. ….click on ‘Request’ and continue as normal
  14. 14. If you need to cancel your request… …go to the Library Catalogue and click on ‘Library Account/Renewals’ Login in using your IT User ID and password as before. Click ‘Login’ when you are ready.
  15. 15. You are now in your Library Account Click on ‘Requests’ Select the request you want to cancel and click on ‘Cancel request’ Your book request is now cancelled.
  16. 16. Need further help? Contact your Librarian: http://libguides.mdx.ac.uk/liaisonlibrarians Make an appointment: http://bit.ly/MakeAnAppointmentLibrarians
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