Office of Interlibrary Loan/Document Delivery
If you have looked thorugh out catalog and our databases and are unable to find full text of an article or a copy of a book you are looking for, don't give up hope. Interlibrary loan and CLICs are services designed to help you obtain the item you are looking for.
There are currently two different ways to obtain books not currently availabel from the College of Staten Island Library:
Use CLICS to borrow books from another CUNY library. If the book is not available from the College of staten island library or another CUNY library then place a request through Interlibrary Loan
Use ILL to request books or items not availabe from CUNY. This service attempt to loacte the item for you from libraries all over the world.
Articles not available in our databases full text can be requested via Interlibrary Loan
WARNING CONCERNING COPYRIGHT RESTRICTIONS
The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted materials.
Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research". If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use", that user may be liable for copyright infringement.
This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law.