1. Borrow Materials Not Owned By IU

    Use Interlibrary Loan to request articles not owned by the IU Bloomington Libraries and books not owned by any IU Library. IUB affiliates can obtain reciprocal borrowing privileges at some other libraries.
    Type: Service
  2. Borrower's Card

    Indiana residents, Big Ten Academic Alliance Scholars, and OCLC Scholars are eligible for borrower's cards. These cards allow you to check out materials from the IU Bloomington Libraries.
    Type: Service
  3. Borrowing, Circulation & Renewals

    All scholars and researchers are welcome to use the resources of the IUB Libraries. Policies and availability of specific services may differ based on library, collection, or patron affiliation.
    Type: Service
  4. Class Reserves

    Information for students and for faculty/instructors. "Reserves" refers to any print or media resources that instructors request to be set aside for student use throughout the duration of a course.
    Type: Service
  5. Copyright Services

    The IU Libraries’ Copyright Program provides information and assistance on copyright and licensing to IU-Bloomington faculty, researchers, students, and staff.
    Type: Service
  6. Course materials & support for teaching

    Services offered by the Libraries for faculty and instructors: course reserves (readings & media), instructional materials, and course-specific research guides.
    Type: Service
  7. Digital Archives & Online Finding Aids

    Archives and Special Collections Services support flexible encoding practices and enable direct access to digitized materials in numerous collections.
    Type: Service
  8. Digital Preservation

    Digital preservation services provided by the Libraries include file and media migration, file format recommendations, and overall project guidance.
    Type: Service
  9. Digital Project Planning and Management

    We can provide guidance and support in content selection, needs assessment, financial planning, copyright research, data curation, digitization, metadata, text encoding, and other factors involved in developing a digital project.
    Type: Service
  10. Digital Scholarship Services

    We can advise or assist faculty and researchers interested in the creation, enhancement, or publication of online collections, exhibits or digital projects.
    Type: Service
  11. Digitization and Archival-Quality Scanning

    We can provide researchers and faculty with advice and/or assistance for archival-quality scanning and digitization of print materials, and with management/migration of born-digital objects.
    Type: Service
  12. Digitization Consultation and Production Services

    Our internal, full service production lab is dedicated to the digitization of materials from IU Libraries’ special collections, affiliated archives, and cultural heritage organizations on the IU Bloomington campus.
    Type: Service