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Request an Article or Chapter (PDF) or a book
Whether it’s from a book or journal available in print on the UMD Libraries' shelves or a request we send out to to be filled by another lending library, Interlibrary Loan Services can deliver digital copies of journal articles and book chapters to you.
Request a Book or Other Loan
Need a book, DVD, etc. that isn't available from our library? Interlibrary Loan Services will automatically look for the fastest way to fulfill your requests. Whether it's available through partners like the Big Ten Academic Alliance or held by other libraries worldwide, simply submit your request and we'll help you get what you need.
Research Commons compiles services supporting high level research under one umbrella, expanding the boundaries of the traditional library. Our goal is to connect researchers with virtual services and to bring them together in our developing spaces
Our librarians provide expert guidance, project consultation, and technical assistance on various aspects of data management and curation. You can consult us about data management planning, data sharing and publishing, long-term preservation, and related topics.
Congratulations! Your latest research has been accepted for publication in a prestigious journal, but before you blindly sign the publisher agreement, are you retaining the necessary rights under copyright to use your work yourself? Perhaps not.
Use the eBook guide to find information on how to find and download eBooks from our catalog, via a reader, and tips on dealing with issues that may arise.