Delivery Services

Article & Book Delivery

Office Delivery of Library Materials

  • Request a library item be retrieved from the shelf and delivered to a qualifying campus address or mailbox in 1-3 business days (typical)
  • HOW:┬áLocate the item in the Library Catalog and click on "Place a Request". Choose 'Campus Office Delivery' from the 'Pickup Location' drop-down menu [more].

Book Retrieval

  • Request an item be retrieved from the shelf and held for pickup at the circulation desk or delivered to the campus library of your choosing within 1-3 business days (typical). [more]
  • HOW: Locate the item in the Library Catalog and click on "Place Requests"

Distance Library Services

Services for Non-Affiliates

Article & Book Delivery


Contact Memorial ILL

Telephone: (608) 262-1193

Article & Book Delivery is the University of Wisconsin-Madison interlibrary loan and document delivery service.

Am I Eligible?

  • Article & Book Delivery is available to all UW-Madison faculty, staff, students, other appointments, and affiliates with a valid Wiscard (UW-Madison Campus ID Card).
  • If you are not affiliated with UW-Madison, please our Services for Non-Affiliates.

What Can I Request?

  • Online document delivery of journal articles in 1-3 business days (typical).
  • Interlibrary loans of books and other materials delivered in 1-3 weeks (typical).

How Do I Place a Request?

Ebling Book Delivery

No time to come over to the library? Let us come to you!

Am I Eligible?

  • Have an active UW-Madison library or Health Patron card account.
  • Located in the AFCH, CSC, HSLC, MFCB, School of Pharmacy, UWHC, VA, Waisman Center, WARF or WIMR.
  • Have a secure mailbox (and a way of getting material into that box during business hours), or an office to which we can deliver.

What Can I Request?

  • Any book in Ebling Library's collection
  • Any item requested for pickup at Ebling Library through the Book Retrieval service.

Book Return Service

Book Delivery/Book Return Request

Using Book Retrieval? You don't need to complete this form if you've already requested pickup at the Ebling Library. Simply reply to the 'Item Available' email and specify your delivery location.
Your Name
Please enter your name.
Please enter your email address.Please enter a valid email address.
Delivery or Pickup?
Please specify if this is a delivery or pickup.
Please select an the location for pickup or delivery. Room #
Alternate Location
Where can book be delivered if your office is closed?
Room #
Book Title
Please specify the title of the item(s).
Book Edition
Book Year
Comments or Special Instructions

Service hours are 8:00am - 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday (no legal holidays).

Journal Pull & Hold

Request a journal be pulled from the shelf and held at Ebling Library.

Am I Eligible?

  • This service is available to everyone.

What Can I Request?

  • This service is only available for journals held at the Ebling Library.
  • Journals held at other campus libraries are not available through Pull & Hold.

Journal Pull & Hold Request

Your Name A value is required.

Email         A value is required.Invalid format.

Journal Requested (title, volume, issue and year)
Please enter the journal you are requesting

  • Service hours are 8:00am - 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday (no legal holidays).
  • You will be notified via email when the item is ready to be picked up. Items will be held for 4 hours.
Page last updated: December 20, 2017
Questions or suggestions? Contact Rhonda Sager