Interlibrary Loan

interlibrary loanInterlibrary Loan (ILL) items are items that are not available at any of the libraries in the Bridges Library System. These items can be requested from other libraries by searching WISCAT. Anyone with a Bridges Library System/Café Library Card in good standing may request items through ILL.

Find ILL Items

  1. Visit CAFÉ Libraries Online.
  2. Search the catalog.
  3. If you cannot find the item you want in the catalog, search WISCAT.
  4. If you find the item in WISAT, complete the ILL request form.


Limit five ILL requests per library card at one time.

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First and last name.
Include text and numbers.
Edition, specific translation, etc.