Information for Transfer Students : Library Accounts & Requests
Book Request - You may place a request for a book through the library's catalog and it will be held for you at the UW-Madison campus library of your choice. For more information, see: How to Request Materials
UW System Search - If a book is unavailable on campus, you can request it from another UW System library. The UW-Madison Libraries catalog automatically includes books from UW System libraries--just look for the request link.
Interlibrary Loan - If a book is unavailable on campus, request it through Interlibrary Loan. There is no charge.
For more information, see: Find & Request Materials
Getting Full Text Articles & Book Chapters
Follow (Find It button) or the "Find It at UW Madison" link in most databases to:
- access online full text (when available)
- see if the journal or book is available in print (Library Catalog)
- request a free pdf of the article or book chapter if full text is not available online (Request a Copy)
If you already have a citation, use this Citation Search to search for your article.