Borrow Materials from Oboler Library
Open the Library's Online Catalog and search to locate a needed item (book, thesis, dissertation, musical score, government document, or video/CD/DVD). Click on the desired title to view the full record of the library item to see if it is available.
Email the circulation department of ISU Libraries at email@example.com to submit a request for material from Oboler Library. Please include the following details in your email request:
- First Name, Last Name and Bengal ID Number
- Affiliation with ISU: Faculty, Staff, or Student
- Title and Call Number of the book, DVD, musical score, etc.
- Mailing Address
If your desired library material is available, then they will be delivered priority by the U.S. Postal Service, which typically takes 4-5 days.
Renew Materials to Oboler Library
Please note that you can renew library materials through your ISU Library Account. If you need assistance regarding renewals during the COVID-19 closure, please send an email request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Returning Borrowed Materials
Although the Oboler Library building is closed, we are accepting returns through the book drop slot, just south of the main entrance.
A prepaid return mailing label is included with all borrowed library material, which means you can send the material back for free through the U.S. Postal Service.*
The prepaid shipping label will have the following return address:
Eli M. Oboler Library, Idaho State University
921 S. 8th Avenue, Stop 8089
Pocatello, Idaho 83209-8089
*Please allow adequate time when returning library materials by mail. Otherwise, renew items online in your ISU Library as needed to avoid overdue fines.