Document Delivery

Document Delivery is available to all UR faculty and staff. The service includes delivery of books, articles, and reference book chapters for items that the UR Libraries owns in print format. Use Journal Titles to find articles in electronic format.

Materials may only be requested for work related purposes. The service cannot accommodate requests for personal, recreational or school-related purposes. Please note that Recreational Reading books, DVDs, Videos, Audio Books and Music CDs are not included in the delivery program.

Up to 5 items may be requested per day. Turnaround time for delivery is four (4) business days. Library staff currently use Campus Mail Services to deliver requested materials. Campus Mail Services will deliver to the mailroom located in each building.

To request a book from Boatwright Library

  • Search for the item in OneSearch
  • Identify the item and go into the item's record
  • Under "Get It" click the Make a Request link.
  • Login using your University NetID and password.

To request an article from Boatwright Library

  • Identify the article and obtain the citation
  • Check to see if UR Libraries owns the periodical by checking the Journal Titles or OneSearch
  • Go to Interlibrary Loan/Illiad and login
  • Select Article Request / UR Owned from the left menu
  • Enter the citation and submit the request