You have several means of requesting items through the University Libraries.
may request any circulating item from any campus or USMAI library through the
catalog, whether it is on the shelf or checked out. Items on hold in
the McKeldin Library are now located across from the Circulation Desk in the
Self-Service Holds Shelving.
UMD Faculty & Staff - Try the
Delivery option for requested items.
Request materials housed in off-site shelving.
NOTE: If you want to request a book that can be checked out of the library and
you have a valid USMAI borrower's card, do NOT use this form. Use the "Request"
function in the Catalog record for the item.
A service of the
Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC). Search for and request print
books directly from 15 major university libraries and the
Center for Research Libraries, with combined
collections of more than 90 million volumes.
and request articles from journals that are not held in the USMAI system.
For Faculty & Graduate Students Only
Request electronic copies of articles owned in print by the University
Suggest that we buy material for our collections using an electronic