The objective of this service is to provide the users from the University library all kinds of documents or part of documents (books, articles, theses, etc.) published anywhere in the world, and not available in the University library, as well as providing other external institutions existing in our University documents.
Location: interlibrary loan service is located on the ground floor of the General library building. You can find it in this map .
From September to June: Monday to Friday, from 8.30am to 9pm.
July: Monday to Friday, from 8.30am to 8.15pm.
During the month of August and the holidays of Easter and Christmas, the Interlibrary loan service will be closed.
General information for requests
Below are a series of General questions related to completed requests:
Availability of the requested documentation:
The required documentation is received by an average of:
5 working days for articles.
10 working days for books.
The articles are sent to petitioner staff.
Books received in interlibrary loan are excluded from home loan. They are deposited in the library for reference during the period of one month . Photocopies of articles and reproductions are provided for study and research purposes only. There cannot be made lucrative or collective use of the documents, nor publish the material without authorization. It is responsibility of end-user to meet the provisions in the law of intellectual property.
Cost of documentation. Rates:
There are reciprocity agreements with institutions so that some documents can be available free.
For other types of documents: copy of manuscripts, old reproductions, copies on cd-rom, etc...a budget is normally required, which must be approved by the user before confirming the request.
You can always consult the costs to interlibrary loan staff and also may indicate in the request form an maximum cost.
Regulations that affect access to the interlibrary loan unit of the University Library. Approved in committees of users of July 2003.