If you need a resource, (journal, article, book, chapter, etc.), that the Xavier University of Louisiana does not own, complete a request form and we will acquire it for you. The Library will either purchase the resource or borrow from another Library.
Who Can Request Resources?
All enrolled or employed Xavier University of Louisiana faculty, students, and staff may request that the University Library either purchase or borrow books, articles, chapters and other resources not currently held by the the Library.
What is the process?
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 itsjudgement, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law.
Xavier University of Louisiana’s University Library (XULA Library) lends to academic, public, special, not-for profit and for-profit organizations in the United States and beyond.
The XULA Library is a reciprocal library and charges fees only to libraries that charge fees to us. Libraries in our reciprocal lending consortium, LOUIS, will not be charged.
Resources we lend:
Books in the circulating collection may be borrowed. Copies of journal articles from print and microfilm holdings will be sent (via UPS, U.S. Mail, fax) to borrowing libraries. Audiovisual material, microfilm, reference books, course reserve materials, archival material, and historical collection items may not be borrowed.
Contact the Library’s Collection Team to set up a borrower’s account in XULA’s Library Management System; use ALA’s ILL form to record your request and then submit to the Library’s Collection Department.
The XULA Library complies with the following:
Xavier University of Louisiana
Library, Collections Team
1 Drexel Drive
New Orleans, LA 70125
Contact: Leslie Sam (firstname.lastname@example.org, 724-223-6070), Collections Team Lead
Leslie Sam, Collections Team Lead
Ashaki Haroon, User Services Team Lead
Tamera Hanken, Library Director
Kayla Siddell, Liaison areas: Business, Psychology, Sociology, Data Science, Graduate & Honor's Program
Mary George, Liaison areas: Physics, Chemistry, Engineering
Nancy Hampton, Liaison areas: Art, Music, Speech Pathology
Paul Haschak, Liaison areas: Political Science, Education, Counseling
Kevin Hebert, Liaison areas: Computer Science
Irwin Lachoff, Liaison areas: Archives, History, Mathematics
Teri Mojgani, Liaison areas: Communication studies, Mass Communication, Public Health
Paula Singleton, Liaison areas: Biology, Pharmacy
Hannah White, Liaison areas: English, Philosophy, Theology