Interlibrary Loan

This guide answers questions most commonly asked by our library users.

Head of Interlibrary Loan

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Tess Gibson
Mullins Library 219B


Facts About ILL

Last year the ILL Department borrowed 28,574 items for U of A users and loaned 33,096 items to other libraries around the world.

U of A users borrowed 21,174 articles and 7,400 books and other returnable items  in fiscal year 2016.

We supplied 26,336 articles to the users of other libraries and loaned 6,760 returnable items.


Did You Know?

The Interlibrary Loan Department is also responsible for  RazorRush?University of Arkansas students, faculty, and staff may log into their ILLiad accounts and make requests for scanned copies of paper journal articles held in the main library.

In fiscal year 2016 we delivered 5,387 locally owned articles to our U of A users in an average of 13.6 hours per request.