Inter Library Loans at IADT


The library offers an Inter library Loans Service to:

¨ 4th Year degree students
¨ Post Grad Students
¨ Staff of the Institute

Inter Library Loans will be sourced from:


¨ Other Institutes of Technology
¨ British Library

Operating Procedure


¨ The LILRC cannot guarantee a delivery date for the loan.
¨ The student /staff member will be notified by email to their student/staff email when ILL is ready for pick-up from the library.
¨ ILL Requests will only be fulfilled if the student /staff member is in good standing with the library and they abide by library regulations.
¨ If a loan is lost by the student /staff member they will incur the cost of replacing the item. Please note that items lost from the British library incur a minimum automatic cost of £118.00stg.
¨ The student/staff member must check the library catalogue and electronic databases before submitting a request. Once a request is made it cannot be cancelled.
¨ Staff/students availing of the ILL service must abide by copyright regulations.

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Inter Library Loan charges


4th Year Degree students
What can be borrowed
Cost to Student
Cost to LILRC
Entitled to 5 ILLs from other Institutes of Technology
No cost: Undergraduate students will not be charged for ILLs received from other Institutes of Technology
Cost of postage to return item to lending library
2 ILLs from British Library
No cost to student. LILRC will incur cost.
Each book request costs £11.25stg, each article request costs £7.65stg. Plus the postage cost of returning item to British Library
4th Year students are entitled to make 5 further requests however they will be charged.
Thereafter students will be charged €15.00 for every book requested from the British Library & €10.00 for every journal article from the British Library.
Postage cost of returning item to lending library



Taught Post Graduate students
What can be borrowed
Cost to Student
Cost to LILRC
Students will be entitled to 10 ILLs from other Institutes of Technology
No cost: Post graduate students will not be charged for ILLs received from other Institutes of Technology
Cost of postage to return item to lending library
5 ILLs from British Library
No cost to student. LILRC will incur cost.
Each book request costs £11.25stg, each article request costs £7.65stg. Plus the postage cost of returning item to British Library
Post Graduate students are entitled to make 10 further requests however they will be charged.
Thereafter students will be charged €15.00 for every book requested from the British Library & €10.00 for every journal article from the British Library.
Postage cost of returning item to lending library


Staff and Research Post Graduate students
What can be borrowed
Cost to Student
Cost to LILRC
Students will be entitled to 20 ILLs from other Institutes of Technology
No cost: Post graduate students will not be charged for ILLs received from other Institutes of Technology
Cost of postage to return item to lending library
10 ILLs from British Library
No cost to student. LILRC will incur cost.
Each book request costs £11.25stg, each article request costs £7.65stg. Plus the postage cost of returning item to British Library
Post Graduate students are entitled to make further requests however they will be charged.
Thereafter students will be charged €15.00 for every book requested from the British Library & €10.00 for every journal article from the British Library.
Postage cost of returning item to lending library


Request Forms:



Please download, fill out and save for you records. Then either return your request by email to eion.ocionnaith@iadt.ie or leave into the library at the library Issue Desk.

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