Interlibrary loans

About interlibrary loans

We can get items that we don't have on NUsearch from other libraries for you. 

Please contact us if you have any questions by emailing 

Science, Technology, Engineering and Medicine
Tel: 0115 8230548

Arts and Social Sciences
Tel: 0115 9514556

The service is available to the following registered members:

Interlibrary loan service availability
Type of userMaximum number of requests
(1 Aug - 31 July annually)
Academic staff  40 
Research postgraduates  40 
Taught postgraduates  20 
Non-teaching staff  10 
Undergraduates 5


How do I make a request?

Use the Interlibrary Loans form in NUsearch.

Top tips

  • Articles can be delivered to you electronically wherever you are.
  • If you require an article in an alternative format, please contact us.
  • Occasionally items are lent to us for use in the library only. This condition must be observed.
  • This service is for material required for your work, research or studies, within the University of Nottingham.



University of Nottingham Libraries

King's Meadow Campus
Lenton Lane
Nottingham, NG7 2NR

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