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LIS Alma/PrimoVE Internal Guide: Fulfillment: Interlibrary Loan

Alma Automated Fulfillment Network (AFN Manual) I-Share Interlibrary Loan Manual

Interlibrary Loan

Need Articles or Materials Not Available at Lovejoy Library?

Didn’t find the full text of the article you were looking for in our databases? Articles that are not available in full text at Lovejoy Library can be requested from national and international libraries through Interlibrary Loan Request (ILLiad) at no cost to you. Complete a request form for the article(s) you need in your interlibrary request (ILLiad) account by logging in below with your e-ID and password.

First time users will need to verify their personal information and update it upon logging into the ILLiad system.

ILLiad Renewal Requests

1. Lovejoy’s homepage – click “More”

2. To ILLiad login page go to “Interlibrary Loan Requests ILLiad”

3. Username and password same as SIUE email and Blackboard.

4. ILLiad Record is displayed. Choose “Checked Out Items” on the left under VIEW

5. The Request Renewal link is located on the Transaction detail page that opens from Checked Out Items list (View |  Checked Out Items link). Click the Renewal Request link. This will send your request to renew. 

**If the item is due four days prior and the Renewal link does not display, send your request to renew directly to ILL. Staff can initiate the renewal (


Interlibrary Loan – New User Registration for ILLiad

1. From Lovejoy’s homepage, click “More” to access ILLiad link.

2. Click the Interlibrary Requests (ILLiad) link below.

3. Use same username and password used for SIUE email and Blackboard. Registration form will display for new users after clicking Logon to ILLiad.

Interlibrary Loan: Alma Fulfillment and ILLiad (2 systems)

Alma is the ILS (Integrated Library System) used for all patron functions at Lovejoy Library. It is also the ILS that supports the AFN (Automated Fulfillment Network) or I-Share Resource Sharing services for CARLI Libraries in the state of Illinois.

ILLiad is another interlibrary loan system that expands ILL services beyond the state of Illinois.