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Scan & Send

About Scan & Send

Currently, students do not have access to the Reading Lounge in the Library in 26 York Street. To facilitate access to the print collections, a Scan & Send Service is in operation.

How to use Scan & Send

Who can use this service?

All RCSI students and RCSI Staff, including  honorary lecturers, clinical tutors and adjunct staff. If you are attending campus, try the Click & Collect service.

What items can be requested?

One book chapter or journal article from the print collections. All scans provided will be compliant with the ICLA Higher Education Licence limits for copying and distribution.

When will I receive the scan?

You will receive the scanned copy of the text within 48 hours of your request. 

 

Scan & Send Terms of Use

When the requestor submits the Scan & Send request they are agreeing to the following conditions and terms of use:

  • the material is provided for the purpose of research, for a non-commercial purpose or for private study
  • that they have not previously been supplied with a copy of the same material by RCSI library or any other library
  • that they will not supply a copy of it, by any means to another person
  • that only a single paper copy will be retained and the electronic copy will be destroyed if the item is printed
  • That if the declaration is false in a material particular the copy supplied will be an infringing copy and the requester will be liable for the infringement as if they made it themselves.‚Äč

All scans provided will be compliant with the ICLA Higher Education Licence limits for copying and distribution:

  • Scans can only be provided of materials in the ownership of RCSI.
  • No more than one chapter or 10% of book, whichever is greater can be provided
  • No more than one article from a journal issue can be provided

Scan & Send form