Library Services

Borrowing Items at UGA

Faculty Borrowing Privileges: Most books may be borrowed for a year. The number of items that can be checked out is unlimited.

Recalls & Renewals

Repository: Request an item from our off-campus storage facility

Delivery & Pickup: Have books or journals delivered to your department and articles delivered to your email inbox

Research Assistants: Designate a proxy to check out materials in your name

Borrowing Items From Other Libraries

GIL Express: Borrow from another public university in Georgia, using the online request option (delivery 2-3 days)

Interlibrary Loan: Use the online form to request a book or journal article from outside USG (delivery average 7-10 days)


Library Contacts

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A Librarian for Your Subject Area

Librarians by department or college

Research Consultations and Library Instruction

Research Assistance Request Form. For one-on-one research conferences.

Contacts for Classroom Instruction. A librarian will teach your students efficient search strategies for quality print, electronic, and web resources.

Request an archival instruction session from Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Request an archival instruction session from the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies

Request an archival instruction session from Walter J. Brown Archives and Peabody Awards Collection: email Mary Miller at