Borrow from Other Libraries

This chart is designed to help you identify the quickest way to get the items you need that are not available through the Wilson Library.

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Books or Media
Place a request for the book you need in Interlibrary Loan. Most books arrive within 1 to 2 weeks.
Articles: Journal or Magazine or Newspaper
Search by subject, keyword, title or author in One Search or one of the Databases A-Z. If you know the article you want, search for the journal title to see if Wilson Library has it available in Journals A-Z.
If the article you want is not available full-text through the library. Place a request in Interlibrary Loan. Most articles arrive within 24 hours with Rapid ILL.
Book Chapters or Conference Proceedings or Papers
Check the library catalog for the book or conference title.
Place a request in Interlibrary Loan. Most books, conference proceedings, and papers arrive in 1-2 weeks.
Theses or Dissertations
For dissertations, search the library catalog . Most dissertations and theses published after 1996 are available full-text.
For dissertations and theses published prior to 1996 that are not available full-text, place a request through Interlibrary Loan. Most dissertations and theses arrive within 1-2 weeks.