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Interlibrary Loan Services (tILLapia)

Submitting a Request

Before Submitting a Request:

Check the following places to be sure that the item is not already available at the library or on the web:

Submitting A Request Through WorldCat:

Submitting a request through WorldCat is the most efficient way to submit as ILL request, as it provides the most complete information to the lending library.  To submit a request through WorldCat:

  • Access WorldCat through the library's website.
  • Using the search interface, locate the desired item. 
  • When you have located the item, open the record and click the blue highlighted "Request Item Through Interlibrary Loan" link.
  • Sign into tILLapia, and the information from the WorldCat record will auto-populate in a New Request form
  • Review the information and make any necessary changes (Note: if you are requesting an article, you will have to add the year, page numbers, and title of the article).
  • Click "Submit"

Submitting a Request Through tILLapia:

  • Login to tILLapia using your NetID.
  • Click on "Create Request" and choose either Article/Chapter or Book.
  • Fill out as much information as you have about the item.  The more information you provide, the more quickly the request will be processed.
  • Use the "Notes" section to give us any additional information that you have about the item. 
  • Click "Submit Request"