Interlibrary Loan

  • The library establishes loans with other national or international libraries in order to obtain materials that are not available in the collections
  • Teresa & Alexandre Soares dos Santos Library is responsible for the proper use of these materials
  • Requests for ILL can be made by e-mail or at the circulation desk
  • Journal articles may also be obtained from other libraries
  • Speak with a staff member about requesting an ILL

Prices and Conditions

Requests under ILL protocol:

The requesting library must pay:

  • Photocopies = 0.25 € / page
  • Hardcopy or PDF = 5.00 € / article
  • Monographs = 8.00€ / book + handling and shipping (maximum 3 books per request)
  • Teresa & Alexandre Soares dos Santos Library accepts IFLA vouchers

Borrowing period must not exceed 15 days.

Reserved materials and periodicals are excluded from ILL.

When Teresa & Alexandre Soares dos Santos Library requests an item from another library:

  • Prices depend on the supplier and are charged accordingly to the users