Answered By: Jasmine Harris
Last Updated: Dec 07, 2023     Views: 325

How to search for print books in the library:

  1. Go to the library homepage here.
  2. On the Find Resources search bar, select the Books tab.
  3. Below the search bar, uncheck E-book and Audiobook, so that the Print is now the only box checked.
  4. Type the title of the book that you are looking for in the search field, then select Search.
  5. If your book pops up in the list (and is not on reserve or unavailable), you can request the book through interlibrary loan.

How to request the print book through InterLibrary Loan:

  1. Go to the library homepage at here.
  2. To the top right select the Services drop-down menu and select Interlibrary Loan.
  3. On the follow page to the left under Related Pages, select Online Students, Faculty, and Staff.
  4. The Online Students page explains our policies, including delivery times. When you are ready, go to the login ILLiad box to the left and click Log in to ILLiad. (Note: First-time users will be asked to create an account. Fill out the form to log in and proceed to the next step).
  5. Once you have logged in, then click Book under New Request to the left.
  6. Type in the publication information of the book you would like to request. Try to be as specific as possible. When you are ready, click Submit Request.  You should receive an email when your item is ready to ship.

If you have any additional questions, feel free to reach out to us at (434) 582-2220 or at