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Interlibrary Loan: Borrow from Other Libraries

Request Items

Interlibrary Loan is the service that gives you access to resources at other libraries. When you've searched Centenary's catalog and databases and we don't have what you need, our free interlibrary borrowing service is your best bet.

   Borrow Books & Media

Most books or DVDs arrive within two weeks.

   Get PDFs of journal articles and book chapters

Average arrival time is normally 3-5 days.

Here's how:

  1. To determine whether or not Centenary has access to a known item, check Cyclone Search before requesting material from other libraries.

  2. To do an exploratory search for books beyond what Taylor Memorial Library owns, search Worldcat.org

  3. Fill out the request form and a staff member will contact you when the item is available.

  4. Allow up to 2 weeks for books/media and 3-5 days for journal articles to arrive.

  5. If you have any questions regarding interlibrary loan, contact the library at 908-852-1400 x2345