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Borrow from Other Libraries

Use E-Z Borrow or ILLiad services to get books, articles, and other materials not owned by Drexel University Libraries, or not currently available.  E-Z Borrow is only available to Drexel students, faculty and staff.  The Interlibrary Loan service is free to University faculty, staff, and students.


Borrow Books via E-Z Borrow

  • Borrow books fast from cooperating academic libraries (PALCI). 

  • Most requests are filled within 4 days.

  • Patrons are notified by email when their book is available for pickup.

  • Law students, faculty, and staff may designate items to be picked up at the Legal Research Center.


Connect to E-Z Borrow


Obtain Books, Journal Articles, and more via Interlibrary Loan Services

Use to order books not available through E-Z Borrow, journal articles, conference proceedings and other materials.  Click on the appropriate library link below to fill out the online request form.




Request/Hold Books via Catalog

Use the Request choice in the catalog to have a book owned by a Drexel University Library held for pickup at that library, or another Drexel Library. 

  • Books currently checked out will be held for pickup upon return.

  • You will be notified by email when book is available for pickup.

  • Items will be held for pickup at the circulation desk.


Interlibrary Loan Contact: Urooj Nizami at 215.571.4724