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Education: Home Delivery of Library Books

This is a guide for doing research in education.

Background on home delivery of books

Users enrolled in official Digital Education Programs are eligible for home delivery of Purdue-owned books. Requests for delivery are processed through our Interlibrary Loan Department and are delivered to your door via United Parcel Service (UPS). Return postage is your responsibility. Items must be returned via United Parcel Service or the United States Postal Service (USPS). You are responsible for the items until they arrive safely back at the Purdue University Libraries. Please use the following return address:

Purdue University Libraries CIRC/ILL
504 West State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2058

Eligible Programs

Master’s and PhD Programs:

Set up an ILL Account

To set this service up, students need to set up an account in the Interlibrary Loan service CHOOSING DIGITAL EDUCATON as their dept.  

If they already have an account they need to edit their record so Digital Educ is the Department.  

Requesting Books (Digital Educ students only)

Requests can be made by filling in an Interlibrary Loan book request.  Only books owned by Purdue will be mailed out. 


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