Michigan State University

Request Non-MSU Material

NOTE: By accepting material through the interlibrary loan (ILL) process, you agree to the policies outlined on the Frequently Asked Questions page.

Copy of Article or Chapter:

  1. To get started: check the library catalog by publication title.
  2. If not found at MSU, request a copy of article/chapter via your ILLiad account.  Typically delivered electronically in 2-3 business days. 

Books, CDs, DVDs and Other Material:

  1. To get started: check the library catalog by publication title.
  2. If not found at MSU, request via ILLiad.
  3. Or search and request via UBorrow UBorrow, the Big10 library network.
  4. Or search and request via MeLCat MeL,  the 400+ Michigan library network.

Thesis/Dissertations:

  1. To get started: check the library catalog by publication title.
  2. If not found, check ProQuest Dissertations and Theses for available full text.
  3. If not found, request thesis/dissertation via ILLiad.
     

 

If you are:

Law Library patron

Medical patron at a remote site

Community Borrower

  • Use MeLCat only.
  • You may find it more convenient to request MeLCat materials through your local public library.