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Request books or articles by submitting our interlibrary loan form. Reference Services staff will quickly track down your requests through our worldwide network of libraries.
Receive articles straight to your email or books to your office by your usual delivery option.
Questions? View our tutorial or ask us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 573.751.3615.
To renew your ILL books, please e-mail email@example.com or call 573.751.3615. Staff will then contact the loaning library on your behalf to negotiate a new due date, but all renewals are at the discretion of the loaning library. You cannot renew ILL books online.
Copyright and Policies
Items received through interlibrary loan are subject to United States copyright law.
All interlibrary loan requests should be state government work-related.
Refer to the full Missouri State Library Interlibrary Loan policy for further details.
State employees requesting items through interlibrary loan need a Missouri State Library card.
Receive materials by one of the options below. Generally, return them the way you received them.
Jefferson City employees only.
Receive materials at your office through interagency mail.
Return them via interagency mail in an envelope or box that will protect them:Missouri State Library – Reference Services
Receive materials by picking up at a library that participates in Pick Up Anywhere.
Return them to the same library.
Receive materials at your office through UPS shipment.
Return them by shipping them back to us via UPS:Missouri State Library – Reference Services
Return shipping is your or your agency's responsibility.
Contact us to make an appointment to pick up materials.
Return materials in the bookdrop located in front of the building.
When in doubt, just ask us.