Using Interlibrary Loan

Points of access:

1.  From the library Website

  • Look in the left hand navigation on the left side of the library website
  • Login to your account with your MyGFU username and password
  • Choose the type of material that you are requesting:  article or book
  • Fill in the highlighted fields of the request form and submit it when you are finished
  • You will see a confirmation screen at this time

2.  At the end of your full-text search in the databases

  • If there is no link to a full-text document then select the link that will check for full-text
  • Click on the Interlibrary Loan request link for the type of material that you are requesting: article or book
  • Login to your account with your MyGFU username and password
  • Fill in the highlighted fields of the request form and submit it when you are finished
  • You will see a confirmation screen at this time

What happens next?

You will promptly receive an email confirming that your request has been accepted.

Most ILL requests are filled in 24-48 business hours.  ILL business hours do not include weekends or holidays.

You will receive an email when your requested material arrives.