Who can use the InterLibrary Loan Service?
Main campus graduate and undergraduate students, faculty and staff who have an active library patron record* (with a barcode) are eligible for this service.
Do I have to register before I can use InterLibrary Loan?
Yes. Registration through the ILLiad system is required prior to making your first request. You will need your library barcode number located on the back of your Widener ID to make an account. If you do not have an ID, contact the 1CardOffice.
Is the InterLibrary Loan Service free?
Yes. This is a free service the library offers to all Widener students, faculty and staff.
How long does it take to receive the requested materials?
Electronic delivery of Article requests is usually completed within 48-72 hours or in general, a few days. Books are usually filled within 5-7 days. You will receive an email notification once they arrive.
What types of items can you request?
You can request electronic journal articles and print books.