Services - Intra-Library Loan
Intra-Library Loan is a service that obtains books from Taylor’s University Library, Tan Sri Loy Hean Heong Library and Taylor’s Clinical School.
All Taylor’s staff and students can use the free Intra Library Loan service to obtain materials that are not held in their respective library.
Requesting an Intra Library Loan
Use the Taylor’s Catalogue to find the book you wanted. If the only copy of the item is located at another library, then use the Intra-Library Loan Request form.
Right-click on the ‘Download’ icon and choose ‘Save Link As’/Save Target As’ to download the form.
Fill up the form and email the completed form to
Download Intra Library Loan Form
Kindly right-click on the ‘Download’ button and choose ‘Save Link As’/’Save Target As’ to download the form.
Note: To view PDF format document, you must have the free Adobe Reader installed on your computer.

Availability and pick up
Item requested will be available in three working days at your campus library, except at Taylor’s Clinical School, which may take up to 5 working days.

Once the book has arrived at your preferred location, you will receive a notification via your Taylor’s registered email. Pick-up the items at the Lending Services desk at Lakeside Campus or at the Lending and Information Services desk at Taylor’s Clinical School.

Returning Intra-library Loan items
The Intra-library loans can be returned at any of the Taylor’s Libraries.
You may also personally visit any of the Taylor’s Libraries to borrow the item directly using your valid student ID.

Intra-library Loan Guidelines
  1. Intra-library loans service is available to all staff and students with a valid Taylor’s ID card.
  2. There is no charge for Inter campus loan service.
  3. Staff and students have to login to ‘My account’ in the library website to request for intra-library loan.
  4. Requests must be submitted through the Intra-library Loan request form available on the library website.
  5. Before submitting the request, ensure that the item is not held in requestor’s campus library by checking in Taylor’s Catalogue.
  6. There is no limit to the number of request but it should be within the borrowing quota.
  7. It generally takes 3-5 working days to obtain requested items from other Taylor’s libraries.
  8. Staff and students will be notified by Taylor’s registered email when requested items arrive.
  9. The items will be held for five working days for pick up.
  10. The items must be picked up at the Lending services desk between 9am and 6pm Monday – Friday and checked out at the self-service loans.
  11. If an item is needed for a longer period, the same policy on renewal for all Taylor’s Library loans will be applicable.
  12. Loans returned late are subjected to the same penalties as all Taylor’s Library loans.

Taylor’s Library may cancel any requests if you have lost your borrowing privileges due to overdue items or incurred fines.