Interlibrary Loan Services are limited to registered students, faculty, emeritus faculty, and staff of CSUDH.
To ensure that you receive your requested material on time, please submit requests at least two weeks before you need the materials.
Loan periods for Interlibrary Loan items are determined by the lending library. The average loan period is approximately two to three weeks.
To request a renewal of your Interlibrary Loan material, you must select the "request renewal" option under your ILL account. Renewals can not be processed manually by ILL staff.
Students may have a maximum of 5 items out at any one time through Interlibrary Loan, Faculty may have 12. The limit applies to any combination of Books and Articles.
The following items can usually be requested via Interlibrary Loan:
Interlibrary Loan items may not be borrowed in order to put on the reserves desk or be put to similarly long-term use.
The following items can not be requested via Interlibrary Loan:
There are usually no fees associated with borrowing materials through Interlibrary Loan. However, if a library does charge for the service, you will be notified before you the request is approved.
Late Fees for overdue Interlibrary Loan books are $1 per day.