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CJUS 3130: Research Methods

Lambuth Interlibrary Loan

Facts About UofM Lambuth Campus Interlibrary Loan

  • University of Memphis students, faculty, and staff at the Lambuth campus may use interlibrary loan to request library materials from the McWherter Library at the Memphis campus or from other participating libraries.
  • Books will be delivered to the Lambuth Library or mailed to the user's address. Journal articles, book chapters, and similar materials will be delivered electronically though your ILL account.
  • Receiving books through Interlibrary Loan may take a week or more.
  • Lambuth library patrons may return materials at the Lambuth Library.

Remember to choose Lambuth for your location when registering for ILL services.

Interlibrary Loan Instructions

1. Go to the University of Memphis Libraries homepage and click on Interlibrary Loan. This link may also be found on the Lambuth Library website found at


2. Log in to ILLiad (our Interlibrary Loan system) using your University of Memphis username & password:


3. If you are a new ILLiad user, you will be asked to register by providing your contact information.

 After registering, click on the appropriate item under the New Request menu (Article, Loan/Book, Book Chapter, etc.). NOTE: Textbooks cannot be requested through Interlibrary Loan.



5. Fill in the required information about the item (red starred fields).


Login to your account at any time to monitor your requests.

Borrowers will receive an email when your item is available at the Library Checkout desk (print materials) or in your account electronically (article or book chapters).


Go to ILL FAQs for more information.