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Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

Interlibrary Loan


Need materials University Libraries does not own?  Use Interlibrary Loan to get an article or book from another library.

Rider University Libraries provide Interlibrary Loans for current Rider students, faculty, staff, and retired faculty. When the University Libraries do not have access to materials in its collection, the Libraries may obtain it from another library through interlibrary loan.  For physical materials, allow up to two weeks for materials to be received and processed. For electronic materials, allow up to 48 hours  for materials to be received and processed. The borrower is notified by e-mail when the item is received.

Rider University Libraries follow US copyright laws ( If an entire issue of a journal is needed, please contact

  • For help locating the ISBN, please check the full citation if found in one of the Worldcat or check
  • Consult our ILL FAQ page if you have additional questions.

Document Delivery (Photocopy Request)


Want quick access to articles, book chapters, microfilm and microfiche in the University Libraries?  Use document delivery and we will send you your materials via email!.

Upon Request, University Libraries offers document delivery or photocopy services of materials that are in our library collections. Patrons may request book chapters, journal articles, or material on microfilm and microfiche owned by University Libraries, which will then be delivered to you via email.  To place a document delivery request, complete either the article or book request form.