COVID-19 Alert Level 4 - All Libraries closed

17 August 2021

Online resources still available

  • covid-19

As per the NZ Government announcement on 17th August - NZ has moved to Covid-19 Alert Level 4.

Under Alert Level 4 - all UC Libraries are closed.  Libraries will be closed from 18 August until further notice.

Please check our Covid 19 page for updates on Library services.  Our Location and hours information has been updated.

We will be extending loan periods and waiving fines so please do not worry about your library account.

Library staff will be working from home and available to help with queries and access to resources:

Contact us

Asklive chat service is available 8.30-20.30 weekdays and 10.30-20.30 weekends

Subject Librarians are available to help and you can speak with them by phone, email, audio/video conference (Alert Levels 2-4). And also in person in Alert Level 1.


Health and wellbeing

Make use of UC's online wellbeing hub where there’s a wealth of handy information covering anxiety and stress and mind and body, for both staff and students.


Kia kaha,

UC Library | Ngā Puna Mātauraka
Phone:  +64 3 369 4888
AskLIVE (online chat)  


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