Currently enrolled UC students, faculty and staff may borrow materials from another participating library. 

Loans

To borrow books from other libraries, go to UC Library Search. Sign in to account, then search for item.

  • Requests for UCR owned material, select UCR Request.
  • Requests for non-UCR material, select Request through Interlibrary Loan, then complete form.

An email notification will be sent for pick-up at the selected service desk when the item has arrived.

Copies

To requests articles or book chapters, go to UC Library Search. Sign in to account, then search for item.

  • Requests for UCR owned material, select Article/Chapter Scan.
  • Requests for non-UCR material, select Request through Interlibrary Loan, then complete form.

An email will be sent for electronic access to scanned articles/chapter once processed.

Electronic Resources

To request articles found in our library databases, select Get it at UC. You will get the full text of the article if you are on campus or logged into the campus VPN.

For requests made through UC Library Search, you can manage your request through My Library Account

For help, contact the Interlibrary Loan unit.

Institutional Lending

We loan to other libraries. Learn how to get UCR's materials at your school.