Through Fordham's online InterLibrary Loan system (ILLIAD), you may request materials unavailable at Fordham
libraries including books, journal articles, and even non-print media from libraries around the country. It is wise to
place your request as early as possible since it may take several weeks for items to arrive. You will receive email
notification and a call from your library when the requested material arrives.
You can check on the status of your ILL request at any time by accessing your ILLIAD account.
can be returned to any of the Fordham libraries during open hours. Extensions on loans of books and other media
are generally possible. You may submit extension requests through your
ILLIAD account so long as you do so by the DUE DATE indicated on the item's ILL slip. Photocopied material is yours to keep.
In order to request a book or article through ILL, you must provide complete and accurate bibliographical
information including author, title, publisher, and date for books and author, article title, journal name, date, volume,
and pages for articles. You should also provide informtion about where you found out about the book or article such
as a database, bibliography or World Catalog.