The San Diego State University (SDSU) Library shares its collection with other libraries via our Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Lending Unit. Requests cannot be accepted directly from individual researchers. If you are not an ILL staff person, please contact your local library about your research needs and they will forward your request to us or to the library most appropriate for your research in accordance with interlibrary loan protocol.
SDSU faculty, staff, and students: Interlibrary Loan's borrowing services are described on the Interlibrary Loan Home Page.
|Request Formats Accepted||OCLC Symbol: CDS
ALA ILL Forms
IFLA ILL Forms
|How to Submit Requests|
|RUSH or Special Handling*||Please email ahead for RUSH, email@example.com
Same day RUSH services available only before 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time
|Loan Period/Renewals||4 weeks for most material|
|Turnaround Time||48 hours on average|
|Routine Shipping (no additional charge to borrowing library)||COPIES: Odyssey, Article Exchange, email, or First Class Mail
LOANS: USPS, FedEx, Library Materials Rate
|Non-Circulating Materials||Course Reserves
|TYPE OF LIBRARY||LOANS||COPIES||RUSH|
|California Libraries (except certain UC's)||Free||Free||$30|
|Other U.S. Libraries||$15ifm||$12ifm||$30|
Library and Information Access
San Diego State University
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San Diego, California 92182-8050
Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time