Library Interlibrary Loan Service
How to get a book or journal article not
in the McAfee Memorial Library:
First, check in the
Park University Library Online Catalog to see if the
library owns the book or journal title.
If the Park University Library does not own the book or journal
title, you will need to request it by filling out an online interlibrary loan
If you're a Park student, faculty or staff member, choose the correct link below:
Interlibrary Loan Frequently Asked Questions
- Borrowers are responsible for all loaned materials: FEES will be assessed for overdue, lost, or damaged items.
Unreturned items and unpaid fees will result in holds on University transcripts.
- Renewals: Call 816-584-6285 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Materials may be renewed twice unless another
user has requested them. The renewal period will be the same as the original loan period except for undergraduates whose
extension will be 3 weeks.
- Materials are loaned for a guaranteed 2 weeks and then can be recalled by another user.
- Recalls. Materials requested by other users or needed for reserve will not be renewed and must be returned within one week of notification.
- Materials borrowed by other users can have a "hold" placed on them. Please contact our service if you want to be placed on a waiting list for a book
that is on loan to another user.
The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.
Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specific
conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship or research." If a user makes
a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of fair use, that user may be liable for copyright infringement.
This institution reserves the right to refuse a copying order if, in its judgement, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law.