The Interlibrary Loan(ILL) service supports the research and scholarship needs of the Western community by attempting to borrow materials not available at Western Libraries, the Affiliated University College Libraries (Brescia, Huron, King's) and St. Peter's Seminary or any of the campus resource centres. The service is available to all registered faculty, students and staff of Western University and its Affiliated University Colleges (Brescia, Huron, King's) and St. Peter's Seminary.
RACER is an online Interlibrary Loan system used to search for material and place requests. To access RACER you must have an account. To create your account, you need to register. If you have already registered, simply login. Please keep in mind that your University ID number is used as your login and your password is created by you.
To reserve a movie for classroom screening:
If your item does not include the "Reserve item for a classroom screening" link, place your request by contacting the library where the item is located.
If the item you require is not held by Western Libraries or the Affiliated University Colleges Libraries, then click Request Media Held at Other Ontario Universities.
Western Libraries is a member of the Interfilm Group, an informal association of 20 Ontario universities with film and video collections. The Media Catalogue (formerly known as WATMEDIA) lists thousands of film and video titles that may be borrowed free of charge. All registered faculty, students and staff of Western University and its Affiliated Colleges (Brescia, Huron, King's) and St. Peter's Seminary are eligible to request media from these collections.