First Time User Registration for Interlibrary Loan
What is Interlibrary Loan?
"Request item" vs. Interlibrary Loan:
Interlibrary Loan Turnaround Time:
To begin using Smith's web-based interlibrary loan service, you must
first complete a registration form. Registration has two major purposes:
About Your Username and Password:
WARNING CONCERNING COPYRIGHT RESTRICTIONS
The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United
States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other
reproductions of copyrighted materials.
Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries
and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other
reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the
photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any
purpose other than private study, scholarship, or
research". If a user makes a request for, or later uses,
a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of
"fair use", that user may be liable for copyright
This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a
copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order
would involve violation of copyright law.
Frequently Asked Questions
Why do I need a username and password?
What if I forget my password?
Is security an issue at public workstations?
What do I see when I "View Outstanding Requests?"Your outstanding requests include all requests that are currently in process as well as material that is currently checked out to you through interlibrary loan.
What do I see when I "View Request History?"
How do research assistants submit requests?
What if my address, phone number, or e-mail address change?
Whom do I contact if I have questions about or problems with the ILL web forms?