Interlibrary Loan Request --Get Books & Articles We Don't Have


Get Books or Articles We Don't Have

Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

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Before requesting books or articles from another library, you should search the Library Catalog (books), or the Journal List (articles) to see if we have the item you need. Still can't find what you're looking for? Then:

Options

For a Book
For an Article
Best Option

(Items delivered in approx. 2 - 4 days)

Request the book from another CSU library. Search "All CSU's" in the Library Catalog and click the "Request Item" button on the page for that item
 

If you are searching for articles in a database, click the "Request Document via Interlibrary Loan (ILLiad)" link on Find it (SFX) pages to request the article.

If you already have a citation, you can request the article via Interlibrary Loan (ILLiad) directly.

Faculty & Graduate Students: Use our new Ingenta Document Delivery Service to get articles within 48 hours.

Second Option

(Items delivered in approx. 4-14 days)
If none of the CSU's has the book, use the Interlibrary Loan ILLiad Service to get it from another library outside the CSU

If you are searching for articles in a database, click the "Request Document via Interlibrary Loan (ILLiad)" link on Find it (SFX) pages to request the article.

If you already have a citation, you can request the article via Interlibrary Loan (ILLiad) directly.

Rush Option

(If you need items the same day)









 

Go to a local library*
To find out which local libraries own a book:

*Please Note:  You may borrow books from a public library, but university libraries may have special requirements -- check with the individual library about their lending policies before you go there.

  • Use the Find it (SFX) link in the databases (where available) to find the full-text article, or the journal we own that holds the article in print.  OR,
     
  • Check our Journal List to see if we have the journal that holds the article online or in print
     
  • If we don't have the journal, you should check WorldCat to find out which local library has the journal, and go there to photocopy the article