Nationwide Document Delivery Service(NDDS)

Book Loan and Photocopies of Proceedings, Book chapters, Research papers, Dissertation and Theses, etc.

Valid Applicants

Current NTHU faculty, staff and students

Login System

NDDS(Nationwide Document Delivery Service)

Application Notes

  1. For first time users, please register. You approval for the service will be sent via email within 2 working days.
  2. Check the NTHU Library Catalog and eSearch first to make sure that the required item is not available within the Library.
  3. Check the Union Catalogs and select the library which holds the required item.
  4. Fill in the request form and submit it online. If the required item is not held by any domestic library, please apply for international interlibrary loan.
  5. You will be notified via email when the requested item is available. It will be kept in the Main Library (Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30-21:00) for you to pick up, unless another location is indicated (e.g. the Humanities and Social Sciences Branch).
  6. If books need to be borrowed abroad, apply through the NDDS system as well. (Apply>Overseas Libraries>Borrow)
  7. Return the book before the due date.

Fee Schedule

Currently it is free of charge for NTHU faculty, staff and students.

Turnaround Time

  1. Domestic ILLG1-14 days, depending on each library's working schedule.
  2. International ILLG10-60 days, depending on each library's working schedule.

Contact Us

Information Desk, 1F, Main Library