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WorldCat at UMass Boston

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Requesting An Interlibrary Loan

To search WorldCat:UMass Boston:

  • Go to
  • Search for a book or an article under keyword, title, or author in the basic search box.
  • Select "Libraries Worldwide" to get the most results

  • Click on your item
    • Scroll down to see if Healey Library has the item. In this case, UMass-Boston does not own the item.

    The Boston Library Consortium has a quicker response time for InterLibrary Loans (5-7 days) than Libraries Worldwide.

    • To request this item as an Interlibrary loan, scroll down to the Boston Library Consortium box
    • Check the availability of the item before requesting the item
    • Click on "Request Item"

    • Use the pull-down tab to select your institution
            • After, enter your last name and your Healey Library barcode number

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