Library & Information Services

Library & Information Services

The Materials Processing Institute provides a wide range of library services, from its Spenceley Library and Archive, to help businesses, organisations and individuals access and benefit from relevant and up-to-date industry related information.

The Institute provides:

Industry Support Packages

Bibliographical Services

Technical and Scientific Information

Industry Archive & Document Storage

The Institute provides access to a large library of industry books, journals, reports, conference proceedings and other relevant industry data.

The Institute provides information retrieval services on a wide range of scientific, technological, product and industry data. It helps with access to stored information, as well as providing additional expertise to find and access specific information available externally.

Through the library's range of services, the Institute can:

  • Help answer general enquiries and provide a referral service
  • Provide access to thousands of books, journals, reports and conference proceedings
  • Provide access to other technical and business information
  • Undertake specific literature searches and carry out research projects
  • Provide industry archive and document storage
  • Supply monthly industry bulletins
  • Carry out patent searches
  • Offer patent consultations

These library services help businesses, organisations and individuals carry out their own information based research, or the Institute can carry out this research for clients.

Industry Support Packages - View more details
  Gold Package Silver Package Bronze Package
Monthly Bulletins 6 Bulletins per month 4 Bulletins per month 3 Bulletins per month
Literature Searches 15 per year 10 per year 5 per year
IP Searches 6 per year 4 per year 2 per year
Industry Standards / Books 15 per year 10 per year 5 per year
Document Supply (articles) 40 per year 25 per year 10 per year
Patent Consultation 6 per year 4 per year 2 per year