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Request items from other campuses

This service is not available in the 2020/2021 academic year.

If you'd like to borrow a library item that is held on a different University of Toronto campus, you can request delivery of material to the campus of your choice through the library's delivery service.

Eligibility

Items held at Downsview off-site storage, as well as the Mississauga, Scarborough, and participating St. George campus libraries are eligible for transfer. 

Current University of Toronto students, faculty and staff are able to place requests. Visiting faculty and graduate students with Direct Borrower status are only eligible to request delivery of items held at Downsview off-site storage.

Place a request

Find the item you wish to borrow using LibrarySearch, select Get It In Person, and then select the Request option. Finally, choose your preferred pickup location. 

Pickup locations

Requested items may be picked up at any of the following libraries:

Transfer to St. George campus:

Robarts Library, pickups at 1st floor Loan Services Desk
Gerstein Library, pickups at Circulation Desk
John M. Kelly Library (St. Michael’s College), pickups at Loans, Information, and Research Help Desk
OISE Library, pickups at Circulation Desk

Transfer to Mississauga campus:

U of T at Mississauga Library, pickups at Information and Loans Desk

Transfer to Scarborough campus:

U of T at Scarborough Library, pickups at Information and Reference Desk

Transfer to other locations (select users only):

Institute for Aerospace Studies, pickups at 4925 Dufferin Street
Health Science Information Consortium of Toronto, pickups at participating Toronto-area hospitals

Delivery Time

Items are typically delivered within 5 business days. You will receive an email when the item is available for pickup.