Interlibrary Loan Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Please refer to Library CatalogeE-Journal. Many information can actually be found within E-Resource, so there is no need to borrow them from other libraries. Photocopying is recommended.

If you can't find the materials you need in the library, please search more in our catalog because many conference papers or annual reviews are filed away in the book category. If you are searching for these kinds of materials, please use the library book search to make searching quicker. Please be aware of the differing prices of each library.

Use the UST Interlibrary Loan System (NCTU, NCU, YMU) for UST dissertations.

While, please go to NDDS for other university dissertations.

Contact NDDS Tel:02-2737-7639 or email :

Basically, depends on the lending library. (If there are any additional questions please contact the person in charge through 03-5742994 or via email :

NDDS do not provide renewal service. If you wish to extend the due date of borrowed material, please request it at your own expenses. If you wish to extend, please contact the person in charge through 03-5742994 or via email : during working hours before the day the book is due and pay the necessary fees.

When requesting material is not available in the OCLC system, the rejection reason will be the one mentioned above. Please use the Book Recommendation System to make a suggestion for purchase of the book you want to read.