Did You Know? Items not owned by Carter Library are available through Interlibrary Loan?
Interlibrary Loan (ILL) is a service that allows patrons to request books, articles and other materials not owned by Carter Library through reciprocal agreements with other state and national libraries. Current Ivy Tech - Southwest students, faculty and staff are eligible to use ILL services. A valid ID card is required to request ILL material. Always check Carter Library resources first before requesting ILL material.
If you have any questions, please contact Joseph Ritchie, Library Technical Assistant: firstname.lastname@example.org/ Ph: (812) 492-0501
1. What is interlibrary loan (ILL)?
2. How do I submit an interlibrary loan Request?
3. How long does it take to receive and interlibrary loan request?
4. How much do interlibrary loan requests cost?
5. How will I know when my request has arrived?
6. How do I retrieve my articles when they arrive?
7. How long can I keep interlibrary loan requests?
8. What are the interlibrary loan overdue policies.
9. Are Ivy Tech community card holders eligible for interlibrary loan?
Before requesting books, articles, etc. through Interlibrary Loan, verify that Carter Library does not already own the resource.
The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted materials.
Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction of copyrighted materials. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or other reproduction is not to be 'used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research.' If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of 'fair use,' that user may be liable for copyright infringement.