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Information for Faculty: Using the Library

Getting Started

Requesting Articles through Interlibrary Loan [ html ]   [ pdf ]
Learn how to request articles from other libraries. Typical delivery time is 3-5 days.
My ILL Requests   [ html ]   [ pdf ]
Learn how to view and manage your Interlibrary Loan materials (including online renewals) by accessing My ILL Requests.
My Library Account   [ html ]   [ pdf ]
Learn how to access your library account to view checkouts, overdues, holds and fines.
Requesting CRL Materials Through Interlibrary Loan   [ html ]   [ pdf ]
Learn how to use Melvyl to locate and request materials from the Center for Research Libraries.
UC-eLinks for Full Text   [ html ]   [ pdf ]
Learn how to use UC-eLinks to access full-text articles.
VPN: Connect from Off Campus  [ html ]   [ pdf ]
Learn how to use the VPN to connect to electronic library resources from off campus.

Ask Us

24/7 Chat: Real-time chat services provided by library staff from various academic libraries.
Phone: Call the Library Services Desk at 209.228.4444
Facebook: Post your questions on the Wall of Discussion board.
Research Consultation: Send a request to meet with a librarian.
Email: Email your question to