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Request Items: Interlibrary Loan

Request books and articles that aren't available through GWU Libraries or the Washington Research Library Consortium (WRLC). How Do I > Request Items using Interlibrary Loan


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Step 1: Please confirm that neither GWU Libraries nor member libraries of the Washington Research Library Consortium (WRLC) provide access to the item(s) you need.  Book or media titles should be searched in the Catalog and access to an article should be checked by conducting a journal title search.


Step 2 : From the GWU Libraries homepage, click on Interlibrary Loan.


Step 3: On the Interlibrary Loan page, click "Place or Check Requests." (See Figure 1)



Step 4: On the authentication screen, enter your last name, University ID# and university name.


Step 5: If you are making a new request, select either "Article" (i.e., journal or magazine article, book chapter, or conference paper) or "Book or Video."


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