Borrowing from SMART libraries

You can borrow from any of the libraries in the SMART Library group. Magazines need to be collected from the Library that owns the magazine.

You can borrow from any of the libraries in the SMART Library group. Magazines need to be collected from the Library that owns the magazine.

SMART service

Your SMART library card can help you search, reserve and borrow items from any of the libraries below ( except magazines.)

  • Porirua Library
  • Hutt City Library
  • Kapiti Library
  • Masterton Library
  • Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec) Library andย 
  • Whitireia Library.

Magazines need to be collected in person from the SMART library that owns the magazine. Magazines can be returned via another SMART library.

๐Ÿ‘‰Start your search in our catalogue and extend out from there to the other libraries.

๐Ÿ‘‰Become a member of Porirua Library

Library card

Returning items

All items borrowed from a SMART library can be returned to any library branch within in the network.

Magazines

  • Magazines need to be collected in person from the SMART library that owns the magazine.
  • Magazines are issued for 14 days
  • Magazines can't be renewed
  • Magazines should preferably be returned to the library they are borrowed from.

Fees

  • There is no charge to use the service
  • All reservations are free
  • Delivery of items to your local library is free
  • Fees are only charged for damaged or lost books. Once an item is long overdue, the computer thinks its is lost. Fees are due for lost items until they are returned.

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