If there is a book, chapter or article you need but it is not available through the library catalogue, we can try to obtain a copy from another library.
*Please remember to check the Before you submit a request page before clicking the above link.
All communication will be made via your Solent University email address, so please make sure you check your inbox regularly for updates or questions in relation to your request.
The inter-library loans (ILL) service is available FREE of charge for all Solent University students and staff. The limits for requests are:
Requests made by staff must be for personal/private use only. Requests for articles or chapters intended for reading lists must be submitted via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Unfortunately, the ILL service is not open to visitors to the university or members of the public.
Most books can be borrowed for 4-6 weeks.
Please get in touch with us before the ILL is due using the contact details below. We will then contact the lending library and request a renewal on your behalf.