Interlibrary Loan (ILL) is a borrowing service that enables F&M faculty, professional staff and current students get access to materials that F&M does not own, or that are not immediately available. ILL includes both physical books and pdf copies of articles and book chapters, which are delivered electronically. PDFs may arrive in as little as 1-2 days. Books arrive on average in 1-2 weeks, but could take longer depending on availability.
When to Use Interlibrary Loan
Place an ILL request after you have searched DISCOVER to ensure that we do not already have the item you need. You may request the following items through ILL: