Before submitting a request, check if Wellesley already owns the item. You can search the Wellesley Catalog for journal title, book, ebook, or thesis to see if we own the title and what years we have access to.
When searching within the A-Z databases or SuperSearch, click on or to submit a request to ILL. This button will help you find the online full-text article or chapter or will pass the search into an ILL request form.
Within your Interlibrary Loan account, you can manually submit a requesting using the Article ILL form, Book Chapter ILL form, or Thesis ILL request form. When completing the forms manually, don't forget to provide a full citation (title, author, year, volume, pages) and to include the ISSN or ISBN number to speed up your request. TIP: Requesting through SuperSearch or the Databases will import this information into your request automatically! (see Placing an ILL Loan Request in SuperSearch and the Databases on the menu on the left)
Before Placing an eBook Request:
Provide as much citation information as possible (providing the ISBN number or OCLC number will help us process your request faster). TIP: Requesting through WorldCat will import this information into your request automatically! (see Placing an ILL Loan Request in WorldCat menu tab on the left)