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Interlibrary Loan FAQs

Answers to the most commonly asked questions about ILL.


The library has undergone a website re-design and is currently undergoing a library system migration therefore hyperlinks on this research guide may be outdated. The guide will be updated, after the library system migration, sometime in the fall. Please contact the ILL Office should you have any questions.

Where Can ILL Books Be Returned?

Borrowed ILL materials may be returned to:

  • Williams Circulation Desk when it is open.
  • Library Book Drop box at Williams Library entrance, even after library hours (as long as the material is not fragile).
  • Library return bins on the floor behind the reception desk in Office of Journal Administration, if borrowed by journal office.
  • Library Book Drop box on fifth floor of McDonough (primarily for faculty borrowed library books).