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InterLibrary Loan (ILL)

Material not available in the PNW Library


Hammond (IPC)

Monday - Friday 8:00am-4:30pm

Phone: (219) 989-2679


Westville (IPN)

Monday – Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm

Phone: (219) 785-5309


What we lend

Most materials are loaned for a period of 8 weeks. Renewals are often granted for an additional 2 weeks upon request. 

Purdue Northwest (IPC) & (IPN) lends the following materials:

  • Books 
  • DVDs 

The following materials are available for scanning:

  • Journal articles
  • Book chapters
  • Newspaper articles
  • Reference materials
  • Excerpts from Special Collections items

Do Not Lend

The following materials are not available for loan:

  • Archives/ Special Collections
  • Reference Materials
  • Microforms
  • Government Documents
  • Reserves
  • Whole issues of Journals/Magazines

Billing and Damage

Damaged or non-returned material will be billed for the replacement cost of each item plus a non-refundable $20.00 processing fee per item.