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Request books from any of those libraries where available copies are listed.
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WorldCat is a catalog of materials from libraries' worldwide. It includes over 170 million records.
When you find a record for an item of interest, click the link to see if the item is available from MU.
If it is, follow the normal procedures to request the item be sent to you.
If the item is not available from MU, click the
link to ask that it be borrowed from another institution.
Reciprocal (in-person) Borrowing Privileges in Missouri and U.S.:
Visiting other MOBIUS Libraries
MU Libraries will mail their books to MU Distance Learning students living outside Columbia. If a patron outside of Columbia lives near a MOBIUS library, the material will be sent to that library for your pickup. See this list to determine if you live near a MOBIUS library.
Use the scan and deliver service for electronic delivery of periodical articles, book chapters, proceedings, technical reports, government documents in the MU Libraries' collections.
Search the Library Catalog for books (MU Libraries, UMKC, UMSL and MS&T)
Click on the Request tab in the UM Libraries Catalog or MOBIUS to start the process:
MU Ellis Checkout and Information Desk
102 Ellis Library
1020 Lowry Mall, MU
Columbia, MO 65201
Attn: Distance Learning Loan
If you need further assistance, please contact the Ellis Library Checkout Desk at MULibraryCircDesk@missouri.edu, or call (573)-882-3362.
If a book is recalled, you must return the item before you can borrow anything else from the Libraries.
If you have questions about notices or have lost a book, contact Ellis circulation at 882-3362.
Other campuses may charge for overdue items which have not been recalled.