Borrowing from Other Libraries (ILL)
Interlibrary Loans (ILL)
Phone: 737 5778
Dear ILL users,
Although the library is closed for renovation, interlibrary loans (ILL) continues its services. Free service applies to the books that are packed for the renovation period. Free request via ILL applies to all books and journals whose location in the e-catalogue ESTER is ‘UTL Stacks (temporarily unavailable)’
We`ll contact you individually to handle requested books or copies.
We are sorry for any inconveniences!
ILL for Tartu University Library users
Interlibrary loan is a service through which library materials not owned by the University of Tartu Library may be requested from other libraries.
ILL for libraries
Collection profile: University of Tartu Library is the oldest and biggest continuously working library in Estonia. Being the most universal Estonian research library, its collections contain materials on all fields of science taught at the university.Its collections are mostly oriented towards humanities, social and natural sciences. Fulfilling some functions of national library the University of Tartu Library collects and holds printed and other documents published in Estonia, creating as complete collections of these materials as possible. The size of the collections - 3 813 941 items. Library collections contain a large number of early prints and rare books.
Services for libraries abroad: Loans and copies of items from the collection of the library.Assistance at processing of requests directed to other Estonian libraries.
Book loans: loan period 4 weeks. Price per request - 1 IFLA Voucher (charges or their absence are reciprocal)
Copies: Price per request: 1/2 IFLA Voucher (charges or their absence are reciprocal)
Modes of payment: IFLA Vouchers
Deliveries: by post, by e-mail (copies, on request)
Restrictions: Books are used only in the reading room!
(incl. 20% VAT)
Requesting of a copy of an article from abroad (TU members)
|1 - 25 pages||7.70||6.42|
|Requesting of a copy of an article from abroad (non-TU members)||1 - 25 pages||10.00||8.33|
|Requesting of a copy of an article from abroad (TU members)||more than 25 pages||10.00||8.33|
|Requesting of a copy of an article from abroad (non-TU members)||more than 25 pages||13.00||10.83|
|Requesting of a book from abroad (TU members)||1 item||11.50||9.58|
|Requesting of a book from abroad (non-TU members)||1 item||13.00||10.83|
|Requesting a book from the British Library and the Library of Congress (USA)||1 item||25.35||21.13|
|Requesting of an article from Estonia||1 item||free||free|
|Requesting of a book from Estonia||1 item||2.90||2.42|
|Printout from UT Library databases; photocopying from UT Library journals, A4 one-sided||1 page||0.40||0.33|
|Additional processing and mailing fee if the copy of an article is sent to the requester by mail||1 service||9.60||8.00|
|If the copy of an article is sent to the requester, the cost of processing and mailing 9.59 EUR is added.|