No orders for reproductions can be accepted starting November 6, 2019, due to the relocation of collections in preparation for the Lilly Library renovation. We expect to be able to take orders again starting March 1, 2020.

Reproduction fees

Prices listed here are for reference use only. Please consult with library staff for more specific cost estimates.

There is a $5.00 minimum charge for all copy orders not placed on site.

Photocopies or PDF   $ .30 per exposure
Digital images (allow 5-7 days for delivery)  
  IU-affiliated patrons, JPG and TIF file types $ .50 each
  Non-IU patron, reference-quality JPG $2.00 each
  Non-IU patron, publication-quality TIF (300+ dpi) $5.00 each
  CD & case $1.00 each
  Download delivery free
Rush service   50% surcharge
Re-Process Fee Lost or deleted orders can be replaced for a small fee. $5
Mailing U.S. Priority Mail or other carrier as arranged

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Helpful finding aids like our manuscripts index, card catalog, and special card files are not online. We can help you navigate these resources.

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We can make PDFs, digital images, and other reproductions of Lilly Library materials to meet your needs. Fees help us pay for this service.

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If you plan to use Lilly Library materials in a book, article, or other publication, we ask that you fill out our Permission to Publish form. We do not own reproduction rights to most of the material in the collection, so you may also need to secure permission from copyright holders.

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