Library Tutorials

Interlibrary Loan: Submitting a request

Step 1: Begin at the UM Libraries homepage: libraries.olemiss.edu

University of Mississippi Libraries homepage

 

Step 2: Scroll down to select the Interlibrary Loan quicklink.

quicklinks list with Interlibrary loan circled

 

Step 3: Type in your WebID and password and click Logon to ILLiad.

Interlibrary loan login box

 

Step 4: Use the menu on the left side of the screen to find the New Request section. Click on the type of item you would like to request. For an article request see Step 5 and you're done. For a book request skip to Step 6 and continue. 

New Request Menu

 

Step 5: When requesting an article fill out as much information as you know about the article. There are several pieces of information that are required in order to submit a request. Required items are denoted by an asterisk (*).

Article request form

 

Step 6: When requesting a book, fill out as much information as you know about the book. There are several pieces of information that are required in order to submit a request. Required items are denoted by an asterisk (*). 

Book request form

 

Step 7: On the book request form, pay attention to the "How would you like this delivered?" question.

If you are a:

Main Library user (J.D. Williams Library) choose: Pick up at Circulation-Main Library

Science Library user choose: Pick up at ILL-Science Library

Regional/Distance Campus use choose: Deliver via Shuttle to Distance Campus

How would you like this delivered?

 

Step 8: If you have questions about making an Interlibrary loan request not answered by this page you can visit the ILL page for additional information, Ask a Librarian,  or visit one of the UM Libraries' public service desks.

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