The library's Primo database, accessible through our homepage, can be used to find out what print and online books are available to W&L researchers. Here are some suggestions.
If You Know a Book's Author or Title
Select Browse Search ( you may have to choose "Advanced Search" to see this) and then use the drop-down menu to:
If You are Searching for Books on a Topic
Here are quick "automatic" searches of the library catalog for books relevant to this course's "Historical and Political Context Project" assignment:
Interlibrary Loan (ILL) enables current W&L undergraduate students, faculty, and staff to use other libraries' collections to borrow books or other printed materials and/or receive electronic copies of articles.
Fill out the form with as much information as you know about any book not in our collection. Turnaround time for borrowing books (from request-to-arrival) usually is about a week, although that is not guaranteed.