What is Interlibrary Loan (ILL)?
ILL is a service provided by the University/College Library (UCL) to further the scholarly research of its faculty, students, and staff by obtaining research materials that are not owned by our library.
Who is eligible to use this service?
ILL is available to current faculty, students and staff at Broward College and Florida Atlantic University's Davie Campus.
What type of materials are available through ILL?
- Book chapters
- Dissertations and theses
- Journal articles
- Government documents
**The lending library determines what kinds of materials it will loan.
How long does it take?
- Book requests: 5 to 10 days
- Article requests: 2 to 3 days
Does it cost anything?
Most ILL requests are free to the person making the request. The request form has a check box to indicate that you don't want to pay in the rare case where there might be a fee. Simply choose "No, borrow the item only if it's free."
How will I be notified about my ILL?
We will call or e-mail you when your material arrives.