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About this service

  • Use our quick search or the Barton catalog to find items - use the "Request digital copy" button to place requests
  • This service is free to MIT faculty, students and staff.
  • We will scan & deliver PDFs of 50 pages or less from books, journals and serials in Barker, Dewey, Music and Rotch Libraries, as well as the Library Storage Annex. (Non-print formats are excluded. Copyright restrictions apply.)
  • Delivery is limited to 6 items per person, per day.
  • Please note: This service does not cover electronic course reserves.  See our electronic reserves page for information on submitting reserve requests.

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About ILLiad

ILLiad is a self-service feature to manage your Interlibrary Borrowing (ILB) and Scan & Deliver requests. See the ILLiad FAQ for further details.