Borrowing & Requesting

Interlibrary loan service changes

BorrowDirect services are currently suspended and we cannot obtain physical materials at this time. However, you can continue to use the search interface to explore the holdings of partner libraries.

DartDoc services are available for electronic delivery of book chapters and articles. We are unable to request physical materials at this time.

Materials Available at Dartmouth

Students, faculty, alumni, staff and guests borrower must present a valid Dartmouth ID or library card to check out library material. See complete details on all library user policies.

Find books, audio and video, music scores, maps and more in the Dartmouth Library Catalog.

Materials Not Available at Dartmouth


With BorrowDirect you can search other libraries (Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Duke, Harvard, Johns Hopkins, MIT, University of Chicago, University of Pennsylvania, Princeton, Yale and the Center for Research Libraries) for materials you may need.


DartDoc is our broader interlibrary loan service, enabling the requesting and delivery of books, articles, patents, microfilm and more for your research.


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If you have any questions or need help please contact us (8am - 4:30pm, except Saturdays):



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If you're a member of the Dartmouth community, please send us your suggestions for additions to the library collection.