For informnation about books from other libraries see the Interlibrary Loan page
Faculty members are able to add the name(s) of student worker(s) to the circulation system. If you have a graduate or undergraduate student working for you and would like him/her to be able to borrow materials from the library in your name, please email the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
When your student-proxy checks out material for you, s/he must have their own SU ID with them, and also tell us s/he is your proxy when borrowing materials for you.
WorldCat Quick Start provides a quick and easy way to find books and other physical items when you are looking for information on a specific subject. This is a great way to explore the general availability of books on your topic. If you have checked the Library Catalog for a particular book or item and the library does not have it in the collection, search for it here and place an Interlibrary Loan request.
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The Library Catalog can provide the definitive answer to the question "Does the library own a specific book (or other physical item)?" Generally, we suggest using WorldCat Quick Start to search for books or other physical items when you are not sure of the title for an exact item. If you discover that the library does not own a specific item, search for it in WorldCat and request the item via Interlibrary Loan.
You may 'Recall' items with a status of 'Checked Out' or 'Renewed' by following these steps in the Library Catalog:
You will be notified via e-mail when the book is returned to the library. The book will be held for you at the Circulation Desk
Faculty members may request that the library supply photocopies of printed and microform library-owned material:
Faculty and Graduate Assistants (as proxy patrons) may borrow journals to photocopy in their departments. If you have any questions concerning this process, please contact a staff member in the Circulation Department at x1461.