Service reserved to internal users only
For internal users

InterLibrary Loan (ILL) and Document Delivery (DD) are a lending services among Italian and foreign libraries in order to obtain books, journal/newspaper articles, book chapters and working papers that are not owned by the Library

Please check the Library catalogue before making an ILL or a DD request: the item you request may be available in the Library collection.

Internal users can send their requests using the online form Ask a librarian. Users are informed by e-mail when an ILL or a DD has arrived. ILL items should be collected at the Desk.


Users are requested to comply strictly with the expiry of the loan and do not damage the books received. In case of damage or loss, the Library staff will refer to the instructions of the sending library.



For libraries

IMT Library provides its own material to the Italian and foreign libraries.

We accept requests by e-mail ( for a maximum of 3 volumes at a time. The loan period is for 30 days starting from the date of receipt.

IMT Library participates in NILDE.

The service is free of charge for Italian libraries.


Tariffs for foreign libraries:


Interlibrary loan

European libraries

1 IFLA voucher

Extra European libraries

1 ½ IFLA voucher

Document delivery

European libraries


Extra European libraries