Distance Library services are intended for currently enrolled Idaho State University students, faculty, and staff who do not attend classes or work on the Pocatello Campus of ISU. These cities are considered local: Aberdeen, American Falls, Blackfoot, Chubbuck, Fort Hall, Inkom, Lava Hot Springs, McCammon, Moreland, Pingree, Pocatello, Rockford, Rockland, Springfield, and Sterling.
Book delivery to the ISU Libraries in Idaho Falls and Meridian is provided at no charge.
Please check your local public library or nearby academic library before requesting items via Interlibrary Loan. Many public or academic libraries in your local area may have research materials that could be of value to you.
Click ILL Request Form to go directly to the ILLiad Interlibrary Loan sign in page.
In your ILLiad Interlibrary Loan account, you will be able to:
This service is available to all ISU faculty, students or staff.
For assistance, please contact the Reference Desk, ISU Library - Idaho Falls, or ISU Library - Meridian.
This service is available to ISU faculty, students or staff on the Pocatello, Idaho Falls or Meridian campuses.
You will need to submit a separate request form for each item.
A renewal for Interlibrary Loan items may be requested 5 (five) days before a book is due.
To request a provisional renew:
Interlibrary loan staff will then contact the lending library and will email you with the correct renewal due date.
The following items cannot be renewed and must be returned to the library:
Follow these instructions for items located in the Library's print collections and for items not available via the Library.
You will need to submit separate requests for each item needed.
The Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.Under certain conditions specified in the Law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproductions. 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 that order would involve violation of the law.