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Interlibrary Loan Policies


Borrowing & Lending

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Borrowing Policies

  • WHO - UW students, faculty and staff can borrow through Request It/ILL.
  • COST - There is no charge for UW patrons.
  • LIMITATIONS - Interlibrary Loan will attempt to get all materials requested.
  • COPYRIGHT - The University of Wyoming Libraries Interlibrary Loan Office complies with the copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).
  • CIRCULATION POLICIES - Loan periods and restrictions and bills are set by the lending library

Lending Policies

  • Non-UW affiliates - excluding reciprocal agreements
    • Books and articles loaned within the U.S. - $20.00
    • Books and articles loaned outside the U.S. - $35.00
    • Rush handling fee per request - $10.00
  • UW does not accept replacement items for lost or damaged materials
  • No Renewals
  • The University of Wyoming Libraries will only lend to:
    • Libraries that will lend to us
    • Libraries that use OCLC for requesting materials

Contact Information

  • In person: Interlibrary Loan Office, Rm. 237, Coe Library
  • E-mail: elsreq@uwyo.edu
  • Phone: (307) 766-5168
  • Odyssey: 129.72.2.232/ILL
  • OCLC: WYU
  • Mail: Interlibrary Loan, University of Wyoming Libraries, Dept. 3334, 1000 E. University Avenue, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071