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* Engineering: Interlibrary Loan (ILLIAD)

Primary guides for engineering students and researchers in all fields of engineering and technology

How To Order Books and Articles from Outside UK Libraries

Sometimes the best articles or books aren't available on campus.  However, don't despair!  You can easily request copies or items  from other libraries here in Kentucky or other states via our interlibrary loan service.  Use the tutorial below to walk you through setting up an account  or click on the link in that box.

Most articles now arrive electronically within a few days. Book loan restrictions may be in effect during the COVID-19 PANDEMIC.  Use these links to go to the interlibrary loan page for more information if or when needed.

Intro - general information and contact 

Interlibrary Loan Policies and Fees - includes procedures, detailed instructions, user info, expectations on fulfillment, etc.

Interlibrary Loan - ILLiad

Sometimes the best articles or books aren't available on campus.  However, don't despair!  You can easily request copies or items be obtained from other libraries here in Kentucky or other states.  Setting up an interlibrary loan account insures that you can easily do this when you find items we do not own.  Please note that you might want to use a browser other than Chrome as we are having some issues using it with this process. Here is a short video on how to set up an account. Or click here to log into your Main Campus account.