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Interlibrary Loans

Interlibrary Loans:

  • If the library does not have an item you need, you may be able to borrow it from another library through Interlibrary Loans.
  • To request a book:
    • Write down the title, author, publisher, and date, or print out the citation record from Voyager
    • Give the information to the librarian along with your name, library card number, phone number or email.
  • To request an article:
    • write down the articles title, author, journal, or periodical title, date of publication, the volume number and page numbers.
    • Give the information to the librarian along with your name, phone number or email.
  • Some campus libraries will have you complete an Interlibrary loan form, other's will just record the information.
  • Allow at least two weeks to receive the item.
    • Depending upon availability of the item, it may take longer.
  • Usually there is no cost for interlibrary loans.
    • If the item is available only from a library that charges a fee, the librarian will tell you of the cost before ordering the book.
  • If you lose, damage, or keep a book overdue, you are responsible to pay the cost.

Reference Services:

  • The library staff provides basic reference services to all students faculty, staff and community patrons.
  • Librarians can assist you in locating information, conduct subject and keyword searches or guide you in your research.