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Interlibrary Loan

The Interlibrary Loan (ILL) service enables UC students, faculty, and staff to borrow materials from other libraries that are not available at the UCI Library. Please check ANTPAC before requesting an ILL.  The MELVYL Request icon is the fastest and easiest way to submit ILL requests from other UC campuses and his highly encouraged - this is found in most databases and in the MELVYL catalog.  The following forms are for materials not noted in MELVYL and for which a MELVYL Request link is not included:

Request Book ILL Form
Request Journal Article ILL Form
Request Government Document

Request other

Finding Books

There are many ways in which to identify the availability of a book an whether it is in print. the order of this recommendation includes priorities for UCI users. Increasingly, books are becoming available electronically and there may be multiple records for the different formats. The UCI Library is quickly expanding its electronic resources.

Finding book chapters is increasingly important and available in the digital arena. Many e-book platforms allow one to search at the chapter or full text level and those will be noted in each subject area.

E-Books in Materials Science

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There are many collections of E-Books that reflect subject strength in this subject area.  Many of these E-Book platforms can be searched at the chapter level and are available by the chapter or entire book.  Most of the titles are also included in ANTPAC by author/editor and title of the volume.

CRC Press

eBook collection of titles from CRC Press.  Not all titles may be currently available to UCI readers.

Liaison Librarian

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Julia Gelfand
Office: Ayala Science Library 228

Phone: 949-824-4971