Discover Resources @HU Library
Interlibrary loan helps current Harrisburg University students, faculty, and staff get copies of items that are unavailable from our own library. Just tell us what you need; we will find out which other library owns it and request a copy, free of charge to you.
You can request these types of materials:
|Theses and dissertations||Newspaper articles|
|Video & sound recordings||Book chapters|
|Conference proceedings chapters|
Placing Requests for Interlibrary Loan Materials
Submit your contact information and all the information that you have about the item by filling out one of these forms:
Please allow 7 business days to receive your information request. You will be notified when your item is ready for shipping. If your document comes in electronic format, we will e-mail it to you at the address specified in the form.
If you have any questions about interlibrary loan, please call the University Librarian at 717-901-5188.
Find Books at Other Libraries
Search for items at libraries acorss the U.S. using WorldCat. The HU Library can obtain a copy of almost any item you find in WorldCat, free of charge to you.
eBooks at HU
Encyclopedias & More
Library Website Walkthrough
Want to know how to navigate and use the Harrisburg University library website? Check out this video!
If you're having trouble accessing Lynda.com, please review these tips.
- If accessing from off-campus, don't use Firefox or Mozilla browsers. If you have trouble viewing Lynda.com, try using Internet Explorer.
- If accessing from off-campus, use the surname/library number login or your HU credentials at the PASSHE screen. Your library number is on the back side of your HU ID card. If you do not have an ID card, please contact the University Librarian.
- Make sure you create a profile the first time you access Lynda.com. This will allow you to track your progress, bookmark favorite videos, and create certificates of completion.
If you continue to have difficulty, please contact the University Librarian.