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Question: What is Interlibrary Loan (ILL)?


  • ILL is a system for requesting, tracking, and receiving electronic and traditional items from lending libraries around the globe.
  • Items that can be requested include articles, books, book chapters, conference papers, music recordings, music scores, DVDs, and theses.
  • ILL also includes MU Doc. Express, where faculty can request electronic delivery of articles owned by Marshall University (fees apply, see ILL request form for more details).
  • Certain items may be difficult to obtain depending on publication date or item type (best-selling/recently published/rare items, etc.).


Answered By: Stephen Tipler
Last Updated: Dec 24, 2017 Views: 7