Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Today's hours:

See all library hours »

  • Ask a Librarian
  • FAQ

Interlibrary Loan

Use Interlibrary Loan (ConnectNY or ILLiad) to borrow or purchase items not found in Vassar's collection.

How Long May I Keep An ILL Item?

ConnectNY: the loan period is 42 days from the day you check out the item.  One renewal is allowed.

ILLiad: the loan period for items is set by the lending library, usually 4 weeks.  CRL materials may be kept for 3 months with unlimited renewals. However, materials recalled by CRL must be returned promptly.

All photocopies and/or PDFs of articles are yours to keep.