Find something you need and we don't have it?
Request Article or Book
Current authenticated NPS users can request a book, journal article, conference paper, etc. using Interlibrary Loan (ILL).
- One-time registration required.
- Article PDFs can arrive as quickly as 2-3 days.
- Print books can take 1-2 weeks or longer.
We’ll also send library-owned print materials to you.
- We will ship to you at no cost.
- You are responsible for the small cost of shipping items back to us. Please return items via Priority Mail allowing enough time for the item to arrive by the due date.
In the request form:
- Fill out the entire form
- Enter [ -DL ] after your last name
- Use the email you regularly read
- Include a phone number
- Enter [ Distance Student ] for your Status
- Include your curriculum name and number
Learn more about Interlibrary Loan.