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First Time User Registration for Interlibrary Loan Patrons

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First Time User Registration for Interlibrary Loan
 
To request an item through Interlibrary Loan, you must first identify yourself to the library’s Interlibrary Loan system.  To do this, fill out a registration form using your web browser.  Registration has three purposes:
 
  • Entering your personal information into the Interlibrary Loan system means you will not have to supply the information again when making future requests.
  • Having your email and regular mail addresses on file with Interlibrary Loan enables us to notify you promptly and deliver materials accurately when your request arrives in the library.
  • By specifying your library card number and password of your choosing, you will have secure access to information about your requests.  You will also be able to review the list of items you have requested for the previous 60 days.  
  • Patrons will be limited to five active requests (loan or copy) at any one time.  
 
About your Password
 
During registration, you will be asked to choose a password.  You will use this password with your library card number to log into the Interlibrary Loan system in the future.  Your password must be at least 9 characters long with at least one non-alphabetic character.  Letters are case sensitive.  We recommend you follow good security practices and choose a password that is different from those used to access other systems.  The Interlibrary Loan software will encrypt your password so it will remain secure.  Because of this, resetting passwords will be by email link only.  
 
Important Copyright Information
Warning concerning Copyright restrictions.  
 
The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted materials.
Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research". If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use", that user may be liable for copyright infringement.  This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law.
 
Interlibrary Loan FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
 
Before registering, you may wish to read the Interlibrary Loan FAQ .   The FAQ may answer other questions you have about the Interlibrary Loan system.