Article Requests

(For book chapters, please request the book using EZ Borrow below.)

Steps for RAPID ILL Requests

  • Check to see if Eastern already owns the material (Use A to Z Journal List for the journal title)
  • Gather all bibliographic information about the article; including ISSN.
  • To locate the ISSN, search the journal's title in Google. The ISSN will appear in the search results for the journal.
  • Submit online request using RAPID ILL. (Takes 48 hrs)

Watch How to Use Rapid ILL

Book Requests*

EZ Borrow Login:  Use for books NOT in our EU libraries. (Takes 2-3 days; EZ Borrow books may not be used by faculty for course Reserves, nor by students for course textbooks.)

Submit Non-EZ Borrow Requests: Not available in EZ Borrow? Submit request to us. (Takes 10 days)

*Distance learners may email the Information Desk ( for assistance.

Citation Linker

Have a full or partial article, book or dissertation citation? Use the Citation Linker to determine whether we provide full-text access to it.