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Interlibrary Loan FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: Who can request an interlibrary loan?
A: Any currently enrolled Belmont student or current Belmont employee
Q: What can I request?
A: Books, articles, dvds, sound recordings, music scores, theses/dissertations
Q: What kinds of items can't be borrowed via ILL?
A: textbooks, entire issues of journals, articles over 50 pages, genealogical materials
Q: How long does ILL take?
A: That depends on who's lending it to us and what the item is. Please allow up to 2 weeks for delivery of books and 1 week for articles.
Q: Where do I pick up and return my items?
A: In the interlibrary loan office on the first floor.
Q: Where is the ILL office located?
A: On the first floor, the first office on the right after you go through the double doors
Q: How long can I keep an item?
A: That depends on who's lending it to us and what the item is. When you pick up your item, the ILL staff will let you know when it's due back.
Q: Can I renew ILL items?
A: Some ILL items can be renewed before they are due. To renew an item, log in to your account and renew the item.