Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

Interlibrary Loan &
Document Delivery Services

Due to concerns surrounding COVID-19, many libraries are not currently lending items from their print collections.

Estimated ILL item arrival times (as of 2/22/21):
Books & other physical loans: 15 - 20 days
Articles: 4 - 7 days

If you are not on campus this semester, you can also place requests for items from the UC Library collection through ILL. We will get a PDF of the article or chapter to you as quickly as we can.

Connect to Illiad

Interlibrary Loan 

Article Request

Get an article more quickly by:

Checking that it is not available from the Library in the E-Journal Finder and/or the Library Catalog.  This speeds up your request.

Then login to ILLiad with your UC username and password. First time users must register.

Select Article Request in left menu. Fill out request and Submit.

You will receive email when the article is ready for you, usually in two or three days.

Book Request

Locate the book in the Library Catalog and follow the orange "Request item through Interlibrary Loan" button. 

You'll be prompted to log in to ILLiad with your username and password. First time users must register Be sure to indicate if you are a distance student so that books can be shipped to you.  


If you can't find the book in the catalog, log in to ILLiad with your username and password. First time users must register

Select Book Request in left menu. Fill out request and Submit

You will receive email when the book is ready for you to pick up at the library Circulation Desk. Allow at least seven to ten days.

If you need help making an Interlibrary Loan request or are having trouble making a renewal request, contact:

Interlibrary Loan

Circulation Desk

Information Desk


Contact Us

Frank E. Gannett Library

Frank E. Gannett Library

1600 Burrstone Road
Utica, NY 13502-4892
(315) 792-3041
(315) 792-3361 (fax)

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