Interlibrary Loan How To

 For items not in our collection, you have access to other institutions' resources through the Interlibrary Loan (ILLiad) program:


  1. From the Library's Homepage
  2. Select Interlibrary Loan (ILLiad)
  3. Click on "First Time Users" and follow the directions to create an ILLiad Account

Interlibrary Loan


  • The Username and Password that you create allows you request items, check status and retrieve requested journal articles.
  • ILLiad requests are usually filled within 7-10 days. You will be notified by email when they arrive.

There are several ways you can request items through ILLiad.

If you know the name of a specific book or article:

  • From the Library's Homepage, click on ILLiad.
  • Log in with you user name and password.
  • Place your request by clicking on:

 Interlibrary Loan

You can access ILLiad directly from the Library Databases


Example of a journal article request through Academic Search Premier:


Interlibrary Loan

When you use this feature in Academic Search Premier, the correct information for ordering the article will be automatically filled out for you.


Example of a book request through WorldCat:

Interlibrary Loan


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