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Xavier University of Louisiana Library

What is Document Delivery?

Document Delivery is a service that obtains journal articles or book chapters that are not found in the University Library Collection.

Who can submit requests?

Xavier students, staff, and faculty are eligible to use this service.

How long does it take to process a request?

Requests are processed Monday through Friday from 10 am to 4 pm. Processing time varies depending on the availability of the material.

Who should I contact regarding my request?

Please email

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NOTICE: WARNING CONCERNING COPYRIGHT RESTRICTIONS -- The Copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use," that user may be liable for copyright infringement. This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgement, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law.

Xavier University Library lends to academic and public libraries, not-for-profit and for-profit organizations in the United States and Internationally.

Borrowing Requests

Requests can be submitted using Camino Resource Sharing or emailing

Resources we lend

Books in the General, Leisure, and Faculty Publication Collections may be borrowed. Audiovisual material, microfilm, reference books, course reserve materials, archival material, and historical collection items may not be borrowed.

Copyright compliance

Xavier University Library complies with the following:

Copyright law of the United States - Title 17 § 108 (g)(2) of the United States Code

Contact Information

Ashaki Haroon (Access Services Supervisor) - (504) 520-7606

Suggest Materials for Purchase

Xavier University of Louisiana community members (students, faculty and staff) are invited to request items to be purchased for inclusion in the library collection using the form below.

Please take a moment to search the library collection before requesting materials to be purchased to ensure we do not already own the item you are requesting.

To request a journal article or book chapter, please go to the Interlibrary Loan page and put in your request.