Interlibrary Loan

We have a new Interlibrary Loan system, called ILLIAD.

To make an Interlibrary loan request you must:

  1. Create an ILLIAD account
  2. Login to ILLIAD and make a request

About ILLIAD

Use ILLIAD to:

Registration is required.

HKS Faculty, Fellows, and Staff Members

Items owned by Harvard Libraries

Use the ILL forms to request materials that are held at participating Harvard Libraries:


If an item is checked out, please use the Request link from the Availability screen in HOLLIS.

Items not owned by Harvard Libraries

You may also request materials not held at any Harvard University Library.

Complete and submit the form below to initiate your ILL request:

To view or change any previous requests, please login to your ILL account.

HKS Students

Items owned by Harvard Libraries

Use the ILL form to request materials from Countway Library only.

For all other Harvard Libraries, students must borrow the materials in person at the owning library.

Items not owned by Harvard Libraries

You may also request materials not held at any Harvard University Library.

To view or change any previous requests, login to your ILL account.

Delivery Times


Type of Material

Delivery Time

Delivery Format

Who's Eligible

Book from a Harvard Library

1 - 2 weeks

Print

HKS Faculty, Staff, Fellows

Book chapter, or article from a Harvard Library

4 business days

Electronic

HKS Faculty, Staff, Fellows, Students

Items not owned by Harvard Libraries

1 -2 weeks

Print

HKS Faculty, Staff, Fellows, Students

 

Please contact ksgcirc@hks.harvard.edu or call 617-495-1301 if you have any questions or concerns.