I searched for an item and it says "no records found". What should I do?

Request interlibrary loans using RACER until May 31st. From June 1st, submit requests using LibrarySearch.

When using LibrarySearch, if your search produces no results, you can expand your results to include items not held by the University of Toronto Libraries and conveniently request them via interlibrary loan. 

From the FILTER options, click “Expand results beyond Library collection” 

 screenshot of expand results filter on the left side of the page

Any listed items not held by U of T Libraries will present the option to submit an interlibrary loan request. 

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Select the "Get it from outside U of T" option. 

An auto-populated request form will appear. Confirm the details are correct, choose a pickup location and select "Send Request". 

screenshot of a filled in request form

After your request is submitted, you can check your LibrarySearch account for updates on the status of your request(s). You will receive an email once your request is available.

You can also submit an interlibrary loan request using a blank request form, or place an interlibrary loan request on items from the U of T Libraries collection that are not currently available

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