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Accessing Electronic Materials (Articles)

To learn how to access articles from your ILL account, watch the video and follow these steps.

Step 1: Sign in.

  • Click the blue LOGIN HERE box to the left of this page.  OR
  • Visit the Carmichael Library Homepage. 
  • Click on Interlibrary Loan (bottom right, purple box).

Step 2: Click on link to view item.

Step 3: Note access information.

Step 4: Open your article.  We recommend saving it at this time also. 

*For books, you will receive an notification via email or text message when the material is ready for pickup at Carmichael Library.  Set your communication preferences at My Account > Profile in the upper right corner.