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What you need to know now: InterLibrary Loan- What?

Searching in a Nutshell

Books etc. IF.... AND WHEN.....

If you have already checked -

1. The Online Library Catalog to search by either the book author or book  title of the item you need

AND

2. We did not have it

THEN

You can fill out a form to see if we can InterLibrary Loan the item you need for you.

You need to allow 5 to 10 working days for our InterLibrary Loan Librarian to order it and retrieve it.

Often, it arrives quicker.

 

Link to the InterLibrary Loan Page- Read on the left side and use the Book InterLibrary Loan Form.

(https://www.hbu.edu/academics/moody-library/library-services/interlibrary-loan-services/)

If you are not sure call the Reference Desk and ask for assistance- 281-649-3180

OR

You can email Reference@hbu.edu or use the  Chat with Library Staff box in the 9 boxes at the bottom of the HBU Moody Library page.

Journal Articles: IF.... and ....WHEN....

If you have already checked the 1. Journal Locator by searching the Journal Name

AND

Checked the 2. Online Library Catalog to search by Periodical Title for the Journal Name

AND

3. We did not have it

THEN

You can fill out a form to see if we can InterLibrary Loan the article you need for you.

You need to allow 5 to 10 working days for our InterLibrary Loan Librarian to order it and retrieve it.

Most times it arrives more quickly.

Link to the InterLibrary Loan Page- Read on the left side and use the Journal  Article Form.

(https://www.hbu.edu/academics/moody-library/library-services/interlibrary-loan-services/)

If you are not sure call the Reference Desk and ask for assistance- 281-649-3180

OR

You can email Reference@hbu.edu or use the  Chat with Library Staff box in the 9 boxes at the bottom of the HBU Moody Library page.