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User Services


Current students, faculty, staff, retirees.

Services for UW students, faculty, and staff

Services are restricted to UW-related research and coursework. Direct all other requests to your public library.


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        Businesses, individuals, UW alumni, UW donors.

        Fee-based services

        • Provide scans of material owned by the UW or other libraries
        • Mail books owned by the UW to your home or another address

        How long does it take?

        • Most scans are available for download within 3 business days or less
        • Most books are mailed within 1-3 days

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          Other Libraries

          Other Libraries, archives, museums, and government agencies.

          Request materials from the University of Washington Libraries using

          • Resource sharing networks:

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