We have over two million physical volumes and access to many online resources. Yet you may need an item we don't have. You have several options to borrow what you need.

Fast TRAC Institutions in Iowa

Most ISU borrowers can borrow from FastTRAC libraries in Iowa.  

Follow these step-by-step instructions to request. Items are delivered to the pick-up location you select. Materials often arrive within 2-4 business days.

You may also visit one of the FastTRAC libraries with your current ISU ID and check out items.

Search across the country and the world

ISU borrowers can use WorldCat First Search to search libraries nearby and worldwide. First Search offers detailed search options that are particularly useful for advanced researchers. 

Once you locate the item, select the Get It @ ISU link to connect to your interlibrary loan account and a pre-filled request form.

Anyone can use WorldCat.org to search for items. Your request options vary depending on your ISU or local public library membership.