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Inter-library loan delivery

Book loans

We will notify you by email when books are ready for you. Collect your books with your Campus Card from the Welcome Desk on the Ground Floor of the Library.

If you are unable to collect your inter-library loan yourself it is possible for someone to collect it on your behalf - please supply them with your Campus Card and a letter or email authorising them to collect your item.

Some items may not be borrowed and must be consulted in the Library.

Articles and chapters

Journal articles will normally be supplied in PDF format, either as an email attachment or via a download link sent to your University email address. Please follow the instructions in the email from the supplying library to download your document.

It's usual for PDF downloads to expire after 30 days so please retrieve your requested item promptly and contact the inter-library loans team if you have any problems.

If the supplying library is unable to provide an electronic version, a photocopy will be sent either to your home or Department address.

You can choose your preferred mode of delivery on the request form.