Interlibrary Loan

Salem State University Library

Interlibrary Loan is only available to members of the Salem State community and is used to request books or journal articles not found at the Salem State Library.

Please check the Library Catalog and/or Periodicals List before making an Interlibrary Loan request. In addition, requests must comply with current copyright law.


Interlibrary Loan Web Requests

Book Request

Journal Article Request

Renewal Request


Interlibrary Loan E-Mail Requests

Send Requests to: ssc_ill@noblenet.org

Include the following information when making e-mail book requests:
Name, Address, Date, Telephone Number (day and evening), E-Mail Address, Status (faculty, student, staff), Library Barcode Number, Maximum Amount Willing to Pay if There's a Charge, Author/Editor, Title, Date and Place of Publication, Edition, Verified In, Library Location (if from NOBLE WebCat), Call Number (if from NOBLE WebCat)

Include the following information when making e-mail journal requests:
Name, Address, Date, Telephone Number (day and evening), E-Mail Address, Status (faculty, student, staff), Library Barcode Number, Maximum Amount Willing to Pay if There's a Charge, Journal Title, ISSN Number (if known), Authors, Title of the Article, Volume, Issue Number, Date, Pages, Database/Source of Citation

Include the following information when making e-mail book renewals - OCLC - Yellow Band on ILL Book:
Date, First/Last Name, E-mail Address, Barcode Number, ILL Transaction Number, Title of Book

Include the following information when making e-mail book renewals - NOBLE - Blue Band on ILL Book:
Date, First/Last Name, E-mail Address, Barcode Number , ILL E-Mail (3 letter school abbreviation), Title of Book


There is a limit of five requests per person at any time. This means that you must wait until transactions are completed before asking for any more material. A transaction is complete when you have received it from the Salem State Library.