Although Briggs Library has an extensive collection of books, ebooks, and journals, if you need something we don't have, please request it through our ILLiad Interlibrary Loan (ILL) service.
Articles and book chapters: delivered electronically.
Book/video loans: 3 delivery options
Contact us: 605-688-5573; firstname.lastname@example.org
Return ILL loans to one of the book drops at Briggs Library. Book drops are located inside the front doors of the library and outdoors in a blue metal box near the northeast corner of the building. If you want to renew the items, please email your request to email@example.com or call 605-688-5573.
OR, ship your returns to the address below. Use the Library Mail rate to save on postage.
SDSU Briggs Library – ILL
1300 N CAMPUS DR
BROOKINGS SD 57007
If you need articles, books, etc., not owned by Briggs Library....
Or if you are a distance student or employee who needs Briggs Library materials shipped to your home or office....
Follow these instructions to create your ILLiad interlibrary loan account:
Requesting an article from a library database
Requesting an article cited in a print source
Typical Delivery Time is 1-3 days
When you receive email notification that your ILLiad article or loan has been delivered, read the message carefully for instructions on how to retrieve the article or where to get your loan.
To request a renewal, please contact the Interlibrary Loan Office: 605-688-5573 or ILLSDSU@sdstate.edu
Renewing items may take several days while we wait for the lending library to respond to the request. Your due date will change in your library account when the renewal is granted.
If the lending library does not grant us a renewal on the item, we will send a recall request by email asking you to bring the item back.