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Order documents (alumni and non-UIC affiliates)

If you are not a UIC student, faculty or staff member, you can order documents from the UIC Library collection for a fee. UIC students, faculty and staff can order articles for no cost through interlibrary loan.


  • $35+: UIC alumni, organizations, corporations and the general public
  • $25+: UIC individual and corporate members, and health care professionals

Fees include a minimum $15 copyright fee, which may vary.

The UIC Library provides individual or corporate memberships.

Order UIC articles

Requests are usually filled within two business days.  It may take up to three days longer if the item is stored elsewhere.

Select the site you usually use, and sign up for a UIC ILLiad account:

Order health science literature through Loansome Doc

Loansome Doc provides documents that appear in PubMed.

The National Library of Medicine has announced significant changes to their Docline and Loansome Doc services to be implemented in August 2018. Loansome Doc services and registration will be affected during this time but the extent is to be determined.

Request a Loansome Doc account

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