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Interlibrary Loan Instructions for Journal Staff

Interlibrary Loan Instructions for Journal Staff

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Where to submit an Interlibrary Loan request

Submit requests through the ILLiad System. The link can be found on the Law Library's Student Resources page.

When to Use Interlibrary Loan Service as a Journal Staff

Start by searching:

GULLiver Catalog To find Law Library copies of books, ebooks and print journal titles.
OneSearch To find electronic articles through a Georgetown database. Search by article title.

 

If a citation is not available in:

  • Print at the Law Library (including materials that are checked out, lost or missing), or
  • Electronic form from a Georgetown database,

then submit an Interlibrary Loan request.

Optional Steps Prior to ILL Submission

  • If your editor permits you to check out non-Georgetown Law books under your own library account, then...
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Main Campus George Catalog & borrow an "Available" copy via Intercampus Loan Service (ILS), overseen by Williams Circulation Desk. Lauinger, Dahlgren Medical, Blommer Science, Bio-Ethics & Woodstock Theological libraries, as well as Off-Campus Shelving (ILS does not include "In Library Use" volumes).
  • Do not use ILS for Qatar books. Use ILL instead.
  • If you need a main campus book in less than 3 days, visit the respective library to check-out the title on-site.
  • Do not lend any library books checked out in your name to other journal staff.
Washington Research Library Consortium (WRLC) Catalog & borrow an "Available" via Consortium Loan Service (CLS), overseen by Williams Circulation Desk. Undergraduate libraries of American, Catholic, Gallaudet, George Mason, George Washington, Howard, Marymount & The District of Columbia universities.
  • If you need a WRLC book in less than 3 days, then visit the library with an "Available" copy to check-out on-site.
  • WRLC Law Libraries books cannot be borrowed via CLS. Use ILL instead.
  • Do not lend any library books checked out in your name to other journal staff.