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Interlibrary Loan

Using the ILL Form

There are pieces of information such as journal title, author, title of the article and article date you need to submit an Interlibrary Loan request. You can get these information from the database record and copy/paste into your request form. Or, you can simply click "Request this item through interlibrary loan" and the article information will auto populate.   

Screenshot of a database record with callouts pointing at the title, authors, source and document type. The text "request this item through interlibrary loan" is circled.


The text "click here to submit request using Tipasa" is circled on the screenshot.

A complete ILL Request form

Screenshot of the Interlibrary Loan request form with callouts for these 5 pieces of the form: 1-Request Type section heading; 2-About My Item section heading; 3-Service Type dropdown arrow from the About My Request section; 4-Contact Information section heading; 5-Submit Request button. Callouts are written out in the text box below this image.

1. Request Type section: select article, book, or "other" as appropriate

2. About My Item section: refer to the database record to fill in the fields indicated with asterisk*

3. About My Request section: use the drop-down menu to select either "copy" or "loan"

4. Contact Information section: select your "department" and "status" from the drop-down menu

5. Submit Request button: click submit request

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