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Resources for Suburban Campuses

Book Checkout & Pickup

Book Checkout & Pickup

Students, faculty​ and staff at the suburban campuses can request books from DePaul and I-Share. Books can be delivered to and picked up from any of the schools/campuses in the I-Share system.  See the List of I-Share Members for a complete listing of participating universities.  

Instructions for Requesting Books

  1. You will need a DePaul ID card, as well as an ​I-Share account. Create y​our I-Share account.
  2. To find books, search the I-Share catalog. Note that I-Share will also include books owned by DePaul.
  3. When you identify a title, click into the record. 
  4. Click Request 1st Available.​
  5. Sign in with your I-Share account information. 
  6. Choose your pick​up library. Note: You may choose DePaul and any of its campuses OR any of the other libraries in the list.
  7. Click Request.
  8. You'll receive an email once the item is available for you to pickup.

Research Help

Research Help

  • Research Appointments: For more in-depth assistance, call the Research Help Desk at 312.362.8432 to schedule a research consultation with a librarian in person or on the phone.

  • Email and IM: Get help via IM chat or email. Use our widget on the right to get started.

  • Drop-In: Visit either the Richardson or Loop Library to consult with a librarian.​  Check our ​Research Help Desk hours of availability.

  • Tutorials & Videos​​: Learn how to find books, conduct research, and more.

O'Hare Campus Pickup Hours

O'Hare Campus Pickup Information

  • You will be notified via email when the item has arrived.  Make sure you have a valid email address on file with the Library.​
  • Allow 1-2 business days from the time you are notified that the item is available for pick​up.
  • Items will already be charged to your library account when they arrive at the suburban campus of your choice.​
O'Hare Campus
Hours and address
Book pickup/drop off: Reception desk First floor, Suite 100