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ILLiad Interlibrary Loan

Request books, articles, and more from other libraries

Contact Information


Phone: 281-283-3906

Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00AM--5:00PM

Interlibrary Loan FAQ


What is interlibrary loan (ILL) and who can use it?

 What is ILLiad and how can it help me?

 When should I use Interlibrary loan and are there any restrictions?

 How long does it take to receive requested materials?

 How much does it cost?

 What should you know about copyright restrictions on interlibrary loans?

 Can I see the items on loan to me through interlibrary loan in My Library Account through the Library Catalog?

 How many times can I renew something?

 How do I get a book that is not owned by another UH system library?

 How can I check on the current status of my interlibrary loan request?

 Why don't I see all my older requests when I look at my request history?

 What Web browser should I use?

 Is security a problem if I use a public workstation?

 Why does my browser say that you're sending a cookie? What's in it?

 Who do I contact if I have problems with or questions about ILLiad Interlibary Loan?

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UHCL computer username: smith
Password is your UHCL computer password

PCLAB username: jonest1234
Password is your PCLAB password

For username/password assistance, call 281-283-2828

Submission of an interlibrary loan request form indicates that the requester recognizes and agrees to comply with copyright laws and guidelines governing duplication of materials for interlibrary loan.

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