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LIS Alma/PrimoVE Internal Guide: PrimoVE: Patron Requests

PrimoVE Login


Click "Sign in"

Current Faculty, Staff, and Students will sign in using their e-ID and password, through the SIUE Users link in the box provided.

Local Low Privilege patrons - friends, community members will need to login with their provided username and password, that was provided when they registered an account with Lovejoy Library.  (If it is their first time logging in, the user will be prompted to change their password).

Only active faculty, staff, and currently enrolled students can make I-Share requests. 

Placing an I-Share Request in PrimoVE

Once the patron logs into PrimoVE, they can use the search bar to filter their search:

Use the drop down to select: All I-Share Libraries

Run a search in PrimoVE for an subject or title using the I-Share, click on the title of your choice. If Lovejoy Library owns the item, request it locally, if the Lovejoy Library copy is not available, click the I-Share link

The form will automatically be filled out, you can provide a Need by date, if one is applicable for the request.

Click Send Request