What happens once I have handed in my request?

  • Your request will normally be processed within 2 working days of receipt.

How long will my request take?

  • Most items are supplied within 1-2 weeks of your request being submitted but sometimes it can take longer.

What happens if I return an inter library loan late?

  • You may incur a British Library renewal charge of £5.10

What happens if I lose or damage an inter library loan?

  • If you lose or damage a book from the British Library you may be liable for a minmum replacement cost of £174.50