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Welcome to Schmidt Library: Interlibrary Loan

Interlibrary Loan


Use Interlibrary Loan (ILL) to get articles and books not available at Schmidt Library.   If you have a citation and know Schmidt Library does not have the title, use ILLiad; otherwise, follow the instructions below

ILL services are available to current YCP students, faculty, staff, and emeriti faculty.


Request Articles

  1. Search by journal title (not article title) in Our Journals List.
  2. Can't find it?  Use ILLiad.  Article may arrive within hours, but could take up to a week.   Articles are sent electronically to your campus email address.

Borrow Books

  1. Check Schmidt Library catalog.
  2. Can't find it?  Go to E-ZBorrow to search for & request a book.  Average 3-5 days from request to delivery.
  3. Still can't find it?   Search WorldCat & use ILLiad link.  Average 5-8 days from request to delivery.  Loan periods vary.
  4. When your book arrives, we will send you an email notice to pick it up in Schmidt Library.

Research Assistance

Get help with assignments, research papers, and more.

Ask at the Library main desk,
email us or call:  

 9 AM  to 5 PM
 9 AM  to 11:30 AM
 1 PM  to 6 PM


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