Due to COVID-19:

  • Fullfillment of requests takes longer than usual.
  • Average book fulfillment is 2 weeks +. Articles and chapters are typically filled within a week or so. 
  • Requests will be filled with digital content whenever possible.

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Interlibrary Loan (ILL) & Digital Delivery offers access to materials needed for course work and scholarly research, including:

  • materials not currently available within the University of Minnesota Libraries,
  • and digital copies of articles and book chapters from our print and microform collections.

These services are free for currently-affiliated University students, faculty, and staff.

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