Document Requests

If you need an article or document that is not available from the Samuel C. Williams Library, the Interlibrary Loan Department & Document Delivery Service department can get it for you from other libraries. 

Placing Requests

Please Note: The Library cannot obtain the following:

  • Documents that are already available through the Samuel C. Williams Library's subscription databases or print periodicals

  • Entire issues of periodicals - we can get individual documents only. No more than 3 articles per issue of a journal will be filled in one calendar year to comply with copyright laws. 

  • Rare or archival materials, including manuscripts

  • Most standards including ISO or ANSI standards

  • Harvard Business Publishing cases

  • Chapters of books 

  • Other items subject to copyright limitations

To request a document:: visit the Interlibrary Loan Request Portal, here.  

Costs and Turnaround

  • Cost: Document Requests are Free. 

  • Turnaround time: Usually 3-10 business days.


Mary Ellen Valverde
Electronic Resources and Serials Librarian
& Head of ILL / Document Delivery Services
Phone: 201.216.5408
Fax: 201.216.8319
[email protected]

ILL Department
Ph: 201.216.5413
[email protected]