Interlibrary Services for Libraries

UCSF students, faculty and staff: Please visit the Request Materials page.

  • The information below is for other libraries.
  • UCSF Library does not accept requests from non-libraries or individuals.   If you need materials from UCSF Library, please contact your nearest library with OCLC or Docline membership.


We accept requests via

  • OCLC
  • Docline

Loan period

  • 4 weeks
  • All loans are subject to recalls.


Type of Institution Loans Copies
California academic/public libraries and all health sciences libraries $11 $11
All other US non-health libraries (academic/public, non-profit, corporate, etc.) $21 $21
International libraries (loans not available) N/A $21

Billing and Shipping


  • IFM
  • EFTS
  • Invoice

Paying Invoices

  • Checks
  • Money orders
  • Visa, Mastercard, Discover or American Express
  • IFLA vouchers


  • US First Class mail for loans
  • Email for copies

Contact Us

UCSF Library
Interlibrary Services
530 Parnassus Avenue, Room 106
San Francisco, CA 94143-0840

Phone: (415) 502-5789
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