Obtaining Books and Journal Articles for OHSU Faculty, Researchers and Staff

Cost | Turnaround Time | Books | Journal Articles | Billing

How much does it cost?

Books Articles
Books at OHSU Libraries No charge Articles from print journals that OHSU owns $10.00
Books from Summit Libraries No charge Articles from journals that OHSU does not own. Please note: Free requests are capped at 10 requests per calendar year. The fee for additional requests is $10.00/request No Charge
Books not available at OHSU or Summit No Charge Please note: Free requests are capped at 10 requests per calendar year. The fee for additional requests is $10.00/request. Additional RUSH fee $10.00

How long does it take?

Books Articles
Books at OHSU Libraries 1-3 working days Articles from print journals that OHSU owns * 24 hours
Books from Summit Libraries 3-5 working days RUSH articles from print journals that OHSU owns 4 hours
Books not available at OHSU or through Summit 2-3 weeks Articles from journals that OHSU does not own 2-4 working days (average)
RUSH books not available at OHSU or through Summit Up to one week RUSH articles from journals that OHSU does not own 24 hours

Books

  • Requesting books at OHSU Library: If the OHSU Library catalog (http://catalogs.ohsu.edu/ ) lists the book you want, use the Request button at the top of the catalog record. Enter your name and library barcode. From the Choose a pickup location pull-down menu, select your preference. Note that you may also opt for direct delivery to your office through Campus Mail.
  • Requesting books available through Summit: You may also request books through Summit, the online catalog of Orbis Cascade Alliance, a consortium of academic libraries in the Northwest. Go to http://summit.worldcat.org/. Enter your search, located the item you want, and click on the Request This Item link. Follow the prompts for institution, name, library barcode and pickup location. For more information, see Summit Borrowing for OHSU Students, Faculty and Staff. Please note that you cannot order articles through Summit.
  • Requesting books not available through OHSU Library or Summit: You may order books through Interlibrary Loan. You will need to register at ILL Express. Be sure to select the correct status: OHSU Faculty/Staff.

Journal Articles

First, check the OHSU Library catalog at http://catalogs.ohsu.edu/search~S5 and see if the journal has full text articles online.

For those journals that the library does not own, or if you want us to copy from a print title, you will need to send a request through our Interlibrary Loan system. Set up your Interlibrary Loan account by registering at ILL Express. Be sure to select the correct status: OHSU Faculty/Staff.

  • Articles from journals OHSU Library owns: OHSU Library will make photocopies of articles from journals we own, scan them and post to your Interlibrary Loan account.
  • Articles from journals OHSU Library does not own OHSU Library will request copies of articles from other libraries for you.

Billing

Billing information must be included in your Interlibrary Loan account or we cannot process your requests. If you are not sure if OHSU Library has the item you want and you do not want to pay the fee for interlibrary loan, put 0 (zero) in the cost field of the request. We accept personal credit cards and OHSU accounts with Department FAID. Please check with your departmentís business manager for FAID information. All information is secure.

Obtaining Books and Journal Articles for OHSU Students

Cost | Turnaround Time | Books | Journal Articles | Billing

How much does it cost?

Books Articles
Books at OHSU Libraries No charge Articles from print journals that OHSU owns $10.00
Books from Summit Libraries No charge Articles from journals that OHSU does not own. Please note: Free requests are capped at 10 requests per quarter. The fee for additional requests is $2.00/request. No charge
Books not available at OHSU or Summit. We regret that the library is unable to process requests for leisure reading or RUSH requests for textbooks. No Charge Please note: Free requests are capped at 10 requests per quarter. The fee for additional requests is $2.00/request. Additional RUSH fee $10.00

How long does it take?

Books Articles
Books at OHSU Libraries 1-3 working days Articles from print journals that OHSU owns * 24 hours
Books from Summit Libraries 3-5 working days RUSH articles from print journals that OHSU owns 4 hours
Books not available at OHSU or through Summit 2-3 weeks Articles from journals that OHSU does not own 2-4 working days (average)
RUSH books not available at OHSU or through Summit Up to one week RUSH articles from journals that OHSU does not own 24 hours

Books

  • Requesting books at OHSU Library: If the OHSU Library catalog (http://catalogs.ohsu.edu/ ) lists the book you want, use the Request button at the top of the catalog record. Enter your name and library barcode. From the Choose a pickup location pull-down menu, select your preference.
  • Requesting books available through Summit: You may also request books through Summit, the online catalog of Orbis Cascade Alliance, a consortium of academic libraries in the Northwest. Go to http://summit.worldcat.org/. Enter your search, located the item you want, and click on the Request This Item link. Follow the prompts for institution, name, library barcode and pickup location. For more information, see http://www.ohsu.edu/library/orbiscascade.shtml. Please note that you cannot order articles through Summit.
  • Requesting books not available through OHSU Library or Summit: You may order books through Interlibrary Loan. You will need to register at ILL Express. Be sure to select the correct status: OHSU Student. Select monthly billing for your billing option.

Journal Articles

First, check the OHSU Library catalog at http://catalogs.ohsu.edu/search~S5 and see if the journal has full text articles online.

For those journals that the library does not own, or if you want us to copy from a print title, you will need to send a request through our Interlibrary Loan system. Set up your Interlibrary Loan account by registering at ILL Express. Be sure to select the correct status: OHSU Student. Select monthly billing for your billing option.

  • Articles from journals OHSU Library owns: OHSU Library will make photocopies of articles from journals we own, scan them and post to your Interlibrary Loan account.
  • Articles from journals OHSU Library does not own: OHSU Library will request copies of articles from other libraries for you.

Billing

Billing information must be included in your Interlibrary Loan account or we cannot process your requests. If you are not sure if OHSU Library has the item you want and you do not want to pay the fee for interlibrary loan, put 0 (zero) in the cost field of the request. A monthly bill will be posted to your student ISIS account at www.ohsu.edu/registrar/ISISOnline.htm for any charges incurred during the previous month.

Obtaining Books and Journal articles for OHSU Distance/Online Learners

Cost | Turnaround Time | Books | Journal Articles | Billing

How much does it cost?

Books Articles
Books at OHSU Libraries No charge Articles from print journals that OHSU owns No charge
Books from Summit Libraries No charge Articles from journals that OHSU does not own $2.00
Books not available at OHSU or Summit No Charge Please note: Free requests are capped at 10 requests per quarter. The fee for additional requests is $2.00/request. RUSH fee (when you need your article within 1-2 days) $10.00

How long does it take?

Books Articles
Books at OHSU Libraries 2-4 working days Articles from journals that OHSU owns 24 hours
Books from Summit Libraries 3-5 working days Articles from journals that OHSU does not own 3-5 working days (average)
Books not available at OHSU or through Summit 2-3 weeks RUSH articles from journals that OHSU does not own 24 hours

Books

  • Requesting books at OHSU Library: If the OHSU Library catalog (http://catalogs.ohsu.edu/ ) lists the book you want, use the Request button at the top of the catalog record. Enter your name and library barcode. From the Choose a pickup location pull-down menu, select OHSU Distance Ed. The book will be shipped directly to you. A pre-paid return mailing label is included; please use this when returning the book.
  • Requesting books available through Summit: You may also request books through Summit, the online catalog of Orbis Cascade Alliance, a consortium of academic libraries in the Northwest. Go to http://summit.worldcat.org/. Enter your search, located the item you want, and click on the Request This Item link. Follow the prompts for institution, name, and library barcode. Select Distance Ed for your pickup location. Please note that you cannot order articles through Summit.
  • Requesting books not available through OHSU Library or Summit: You may order books through Interlibrary Loan. You will need to register at ILL Express. Be sure to select the correct status: Distance Education. If you do not select the Distance status, you may incur extra fees. Select monthly billing for your billing option.

  • We regret that we are unable to ship physical items to our international distance learners. Please email libdoc@ohsu.edu to discuss your options.

Journal Articles

First, check the OHSU Library catalog at http://catalogs.ohsu.edu/search~S5 and see if the journal has full text articles online. To use Interlibrary Loan, you will need to register at ILL Express. Be sure to select the correct status: Distance Education. If you do not select the Distance status, you may incur extra fees. Select monthly billing for your billing option.
  • Articles from journals OHSU Library owns: OHSU Library will make photocopies of articles from journals we own, scan them and post to your ILL Express account.
  • Articles from journals OHSU Library does not own: OHSU Library will request copies of articles from other libraries for you.

Billing

Billing information must be included in your Interlibrary Loan account or we cannot process your requests. If you are not sure if OHSU Library has the item you want and you do not want to pay any fees, put 0 (zero) in the cost field of the request. A monthly bill will be posted to your student ISIS account at http://www.ohsu.edu/registrar/ISISOnline.htm for any charges incurred during the previous month.

Obtaining Books and Journal articles for OHSU Distance Faculty

Cost | Turnaround Time | Books | Journal Articles | Billing

How much does it cost?

Books Articles
Books at OHSU Libraries No charge Articles from print journals that OHSU owns No charge
Books from Summit Libraries No charge Articles from journals that OHSU does not own $10.00
Books not available at OHSU or Summit No Charge Please note: Free requests are capped at 10 requests per calendar year. The fee for additional requests is $10.00/request. RUSH fee (when you need your article within 1-2 days) $10.00

How long does it take?

Books Articles
Books at OHSU Libraries 2-4 working days Articles from journals that OHSU owns 24 hours
Books from Summit Libraries 3-5 working days Articles from journals that OHSU does not own 3-5 working days (average)
Books not available at OHSU or through Summit 2-3 weeks RUSH articles from journals that OHSU does not own 24 hours

Books

  • Requesting books at OHSU Library: If the OHSU Library catalog (http://catalogs.ohsu.edu/ ) lists the book you want, use the Request button at the top of the catalog record. Enter your name and library barcode. From the Choose a pickup location pull-down menu, select OHSU Distance Ed. The book will be shipped directly to you. A pre-paid return mailing label is included; please use this when returning the book.
  • Requesting books available through Summit: You may also request books through Summit, the online catalog of Orbis Cascade Alliance, a consortium of academic libraries in the Northwest. Go to http://summit.worldcat.org/. Enter your search, located the item you want, and click on the Request This Item link. Follow the prompts for institution, name, and library barcode. Select Distance Ed for your pickup location. Please note that you cannot order articles through Summit.
  • Requesting books not available through OHSU Library or Summit: You may order books through Interlibrary Loan. You will need to register at ILL Express. Be sure to select the correct status: Distance Education. If you do not select the Distance status, you may incur extra fees. Select monthly billing for your billing option.

  • We regret that we are unable to ship physical items to our international distance learners. Please email libdoc@ohsu.edu to discuss your options.

Journal Articles

First, check the OHSU Library catalog at http://catalogs.ohsu.edu/search~S5 and see if the journal has full text articles online. To use Interlibrary Loan, you will need to register at ILL Express. Be sure to select the correct status: Distance Education. If you do not select the Distance status, you may incur extra fees. Select monthly billing for your billing option.
  • Articles from journals OHSU Library owns: OHSU Library will make photocopies of articles from journals we own, scan them and post to your ILL Express account.
  • Articles from journals OHSU Library does not own: OHSU Library will request copies of articles from other libraries for you.

Billing

Billing information must be included in your Interlibrary Loan account or we cannot process your requests. If you are not sure if OHSU Library has the item you want and you do not want to pay any fees, put 0 (zero) in the cost field of the request. We accept personal credit cards and OHSU accounts with Department FAID. Please check with your departmentís business manager for FAID information. All information is secure.

Obtaining Books and Journal Articles for Licensed Oregon Health Professionals

Cost | Turnaround Time | Books | Journal Articles | Billing

How much does it cost?

Books Articles
Books at OHSU Libraries Annual Library Card Fee Articles from print journals that OHSU owns $14.00


Articles from journals that OHSU does not own $25.00 + Copyright fees
Books not available at OHSU Please call us Additional RUSH fee $10.00

How long does it take?

Books Articles
Books at OHSU Libraries (you pick up at the Main Library) 1-2 working days Articles from journals that OHSU owns * 24 hours


RUSH Articles from journals that OHSU owns 4 hours
Books not available at OHSU Please call us Articles from journals that OHSU does not own 2-4 working days (average)


RUSH Articles from journals that OHSU does not own 24 hours

Books

  • Requesting books at OHSU Library: If the OHSU Library catalog ( http://catalogs.ohsu.edu/ ) lists the book you want, use the Request button at the top of the catalog record. Enter your name and library barcode. From the Choose a pickup location pull-down menu, select OHSU Library Circulation Desk. You must have a current annual library card.
  • Requesting books not available through OHSU Library: If you cannot locate the book you want in the OHSU Library catalog, please contact us so that we can discuss your options.

Journal Articles

First, search the EbscoHost Databases to to make sure that the article is not available online. To use Interlibrary Loan, you will need to register at ILL Express. Be sure to select the correct status: Non-OHSU.
  • Articles from journals OHSU Library owns: OHSU Library will make photocopies of articles from journals we own, scan them and post to your Interlibrary Loan account.
  • Articles from journals OHSU Library does not own: OHSU Library will request copies of articles from other libraries for you.

Billing

Credit card information must be included in your Interlibrary Loan account or we cannot process your requests. All information is secure.

Obtaining Journal Articles for Loansome Doc Users

About Loansome Doc | Registering for Loansome Doc | Cost | Turnaround Time | Delivery Methods

About Loansome Doc

Loansome Doc provides a method for ordering documents from PubMed. When in PubMed, users can order articles from a list of retrieved citations. Loansome Doc users must establish an agreement with a medical library that uses DOCLINE©, NLMs automated interlibrary loan and referral system. OHSU will serve as the Ordering Library for users in Oregon and SW Washington.

After performing a literature search on PubMed, click on the box next to the articles you want to order. You will be prompted through the ordering process. The NLM computer automatically transfers the order to your Ordering Library. The NLM Website provides complete instructions for tagging and ordering documents.

Registering for Loansome Doc

Please contact the Interlibrary Loan/Document Delivery Department at libdoc@ohsu.edu for more information.

How much does it cost?

Articles from print journals that OHSU owns $14
Articles from journals that OHSU does not own $25.00 + Copyright fees
Fax delivery Additional $5.00

How long does it take?

Articles from journals that OHSU owns 24 hours
Articles from journals that OHSU does not own 2-4 working days (average)

Delivery Methods:

Your Loansome Doc registration page will store your preferred method of delivery. Delivery options currently provided by OHSU Library are: campus mail, U.S. Mail, Fax, Internet Delivery and pickup.

Obtaining Books and Journal Articles for Non-OHSU Users

Cost | Turnaround Time | Books | Journal Articles | Billing

How much does it cost?

Books Articles
Books at OHSU Libraries Annual Library Card Fee Articles from print journals that OHSU owns $14.00


Articles from journals that OHSU does not own More info
Books not available at OHSU More infoAdditional RUSH fee $10.00

How long does it take?

Books Articles
Books at OHSU Libraries (you pick up at the Main Library) 1-2 working days Articles from journals that OHSU owns * 24 hours


RUSH Articles from journals that OHSU owns 4 hours
Books not available at OHSU More info Articles from journals that OHSU does not own 2-4 working days (average)


RUSH Articles from journals that OHSU does not own 24 hours

Books

  • Requesting books at OHSU Library: If the OHSU Library catalog ( http://catalogs.ohsu.edu/ ) lists the book you want, use the Request button at the top of the catalog record. Enter your name and library barcode. From the Choose a pickup location pull-down menu, select OHSU Library Circulation Desk. You must have a current annual library card.
  • Requesting books not available through OHSU Library: If you cannot locate the book you want in the OHSU Library catalog, please contact us so that we can discuss your options.

Journal Articles

To use Interlibrary Loan, you will need to register at ILL Express. Be sure to select the correct status: Other.
  • Articles from journals OHSU Library owns: OHSU Library will make photocopies of articles from journals we own, scan them and post to your Interlibrary Loan account.
  • Articles from journals OHSU Library does not own: OHSU Library can request copies of articles from other libraries for you. Please contact us so that we can discuss your options.

Billing

Credit card information must be included in your Interlibrary Loan account or we cannot process your requests. All information is secure.