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Interlibrary Loan: E. What can I request?



ILL 2011 

SMSU Interlibrary Loan
Third floor of the Library
behind the Research Help Desk

Materials that can't be borrowed

Most books and articles can be requested through Interlibrary Loan.  However, there are some exceptions:

  • items owned by SMSU Library, unless checked out or missing
  • recently published books or DVDs
  • entire issues of journals or magazines
  • reference or reserve materials
  • rare books or original manuscripts
  • some dissertations and theses
  • bulky or fragile items
  • most Minnesota Historical Society materials
  • items in special collections
  • electronic books

Please contact SMSU Interlibrary Loan with any questions.

Contact ILL

Office hours: weekdays 8:30am-4:00pm

507-537-6127 (Conni)
507-537-6165 (Maria)


SMSU McFarland Library-Interlibrary Loan
Southwest Minnesota State University
1501 State St.
Marshall, MN 56258