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Interlibrary Loan Department: (757) 727- 5186
SUBMIT INTERLIBRARY LOAN REQUEST
Your HU information must be current at our Circulation Desk
- WHO MAY REQUEST AN ILL?
Only currently enrolled students, faculty, and staff of Hampton University.
HOW DO I CREATE AN ACCOUNT?
Your HU info must be current with our Circulation Desk
To create your account, from the Harvey Library web page select ILLIAD clink Begin. Choose "First Time User - Sign Up Now " and follow the instructions. You should receive a confirmation that your account has been set up.
HOW WILL I KNOW MY INTERLIBRARY LOAN IS READY FOR PICK UP?
Check your ILLiad account or call Interlibrary loan at (757) 727-5186.
WHERE DO I PICK UP MY INTERLIBRARY LOAN?
Pick up books at the Circulation Desk on the 1st floor of the Harvey Library. Most articles will be sent electronically and can be retrieved by going to your ILLIAD account and clicking on the link View/Download Electronically Received Articles. Occasionally articles copies may have to be picked up at the Circulation Desk.
WHAT DOES IT MEAN IF MY INTERLIBRARY LOAN REQUEST IS CANCELLED?
Your request may be cancelled for the following reasons:
- Incorrect citation.
- Materials that are available through the Harvey Library online databases.
- Your Library Account with the Circulation Department is blocked because of fees or fines.
- Copyright fee - Harvey Library cannot request items that have fees
- HOW DO I RENEW MY INTERLIBRARY LOAN ITEMS?
Check with Interlibrary Loan 727-5186
WHAT TYPES OF MATERIALS ARE AVAILABLE BY INTERLIBRARY LOAN?
Books, journal articles, chapters from books, theses/dissertations, and items that are owned by Harvey Library but declared lost or missing. Some materials may not be available by ILL.
IS IT FREE?
Most Interlibrary loans are free, however many libraries charge Harvey Library a fee for Interlibrary Loan. Harvey Library will not request materials that have fees.
- Please note:
You are liable for any
overdue, lost, or damaged item. The amount of that liability is determined by the lending library. We will communicate directly with the student, faculty, or staff member who borrowed the materials.
If this effort to retrieve the ILL materials is not successful, a written letter will be sent to the office of the Dean of Men or Dean of Women or in the case of faculty and staff, the Department Chair or Unit Head. Non-paid fees are passed on to the Business Office and placed on the Student Account. A block is placed at the Library on borrowing privileges.