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Interlibrary Loan: ILL Basics


The majority of ILL material arrives free of charge.  The patron will be contacted if material cannot be borrowed from libraries that lend free.  If the lending library charges to loan an item, that fee is passed on to the user who has requested the material. 

ILL Status?

Questions or to check on an ILL status, contact ILL staff.


ILL Chat

•605.223.1090 text message
(standard rates may apply)

•605.274.4921 phone

Patrons will be emailed or sent a text when ILL material arrives.  Articles will be sent to their email.

Who Can Use Augie ILL?



Interlibrary loan privileges at Mikkelsen Library are available to current students, faculty and staff of Augustana University and the Sioux Falls Seminary.  Recent Augustana & Sioux Falls Seminary graduates are also extended the courtesy of ILL for a short time.  Augustana Library Associates have limited interlibrary loan privileges. Contact the ILL office for details.

What Materials Can Be Ordered?

Books, articles and media may be ordered.  Popular literature and just released audio-visual are often in high demand and may require additional time to fill.  Every effort is made to fill each request with the needed material.

ILL Chat

Contact Information

Interlibrary Loan Department
   Phone: 605.274.4921
   Text #: 605.223.1090
   (standard rates may apply)


Becky Folkerts
Interlibrary Loan/Circulation Assistant
   Phone: 605.274.5353




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