Interlibrary Loan / RACER Pickup

James A. Gibson Library




Interlibrary Loan / RACER Pickup


How Long Does it Take?

Regular requests may take up to five to ten working days depending on the lending library. Please submit your requests well in advance.

Pickup Location: James A. Gibson Library

Users selecting the RACER Pickup Location: James A. Gibson Library, can pick up processed materials at the James A. Gibson Library's Circulation Services Desk. Users are notified by e-mail to pick up materials during Library Hours. Circulating RACER materials picked up at either location can be returned directly to the IRC Hamilton Campus or the James A. Gibson Library's Circulation Services Desk.

Pickup Location: Instructional Resources Centre (IRC) Hamilton Campus

Users selecting the RACER Pickup Location: Instructional Resources Centre (IRC) Hamilton Campus are required to include the following note in the RACER form's Special Instructions box: Please forward materials to the IRC Hamilton Campus. This will ensure that these materials will be forwarded from the James A. Gibson Library to the Hamilton IRC Campus. Users will be notified by e-mail when materials have been processed. However, materials are forwarded to the IRC Hamilton Campus by intercampus delivery twice a week on Tuesday and Thursday. Please note that it may take up to 3 additional working days for RACER processed materials to arrive at this location. It is recommended that users contact the IRC Hamilton Campus directly to determine the availability of RACER materials and library hours. Circulating RACER materials picked up at either location can be returned directly to the IRC Hamilton Campus or the James A. Gibson Library's Circulation Services Desk.