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Interlibrary Loan

The Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Office borrows materials from and lends materials to other libraries in the United States and many other countries.

ILL handles requests for:

Please check in-house resources (MERLIN/MOBIUS/Prospector catalogs & electronic subscriptions and databases) before requesting materials via ILL, and limit requests to ten or fewer per week so we can process all requests in a timely manner.

Click here to Log-in / Request Materials Via ILL

All current UMSL faculty, staff, and students are welcome to use ILL services.  If you have any questions, please contact us at (314) 516-5066.

Due to a system error, notifiications were not sent for two recent requests: 184618707 and 184697189.  If you requested one or both of these items, please contact Mary Zettwoch at or (314) 516-5082.

UMSL changed their ILL system from ILLIAD to Tipasa on December 28, 2017. If you have any questions, please contact Mary Zettwoch at, (314) 516-5082 or Ted Ficklen at (314) 516--5066.

If you have requests still in ILLIAD, click here to log in.  Items will be removed from ILLAD after 30 days, so please save copies on your own computer.  ** All access to ILLIAD will end on February 1, 2018.  **