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This location has closed permanently as of 12/18/2015.
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The Prairie Research Institute Library closed permanently on December 18, 2015.  
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Finding Books / Using Online Catalogs

Learn how to use the University Library Online Catalog to find materials on campus, and the I-share catalog to find and request materials from the 75 other Illinois academic libraries that belong to I-Share.

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Interlibrary Loan Services

Use Interlibrary Loan to request books not available in the University Library or another I-Share Library, and to request copies of articles not available online or in print at the University Library.