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InterLibrary Loan: ILL Request from an Online Database

Get books and articles when the library does not have what you want

Find Journal

When your results list shows a link to Find Journal but does not have a link to PDF Full Text and/or HTML Full Text 

  1. Select Find Journal 
  2. Then from Request a copy of this item select Request This Item.  Remote users must first Sign in to your library patron account.  Distance users may only request articles and book chapters or sections as whole books are delivered only to the Powell Library. Alternatively, use your local public library's Interlibrary Loan Service or try the Open Library on the Internet Archive.
  3. Then fill in the pink box on the ILL Request Form.  


Warning Concerning Copyright Restrictions
The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyright material.

Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries are authorized to furnish a copy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use," that user may be liable for copyright infringement.


Last updated March 2023.

Contact us

For more information or assistance contact:

Circulation Desk:  661.362.2278;
Circulation Manager:  Miss K. (Kyrie Sheridan); (661) 362-2272;  Miss K. will assist with anything related to your library patron accountborrowing privilegesReserve materials, InterLibrary Loan, etc. Miss Sheridan will also fulfill your requests for Book Scanning Services and Book Pick-up Service. Please submit all service request forms to
Reference Desk:  Miss T. (Janet Tillman);; 661.362.2201.  Miss T. is available for assistance with any research need and can help in selecting and searching online databases. She also should  be consulted for issues relating to accessing online resources as well as questions regarding copyright law. In addition, Miss T. can be consulted for questions on the Chicago/Turabian Style formatting.
Interlibrary Loan Service:  Mrs. Grace Kamffer; . ILL provides access to items not currently available in our own library collection or not available in full-text through our online databases. For problems concerning your ILL requests, please contact Mrs. Kamffer. See for more details. 
Library Director:  Mr. John Stone; 661.362.2271; Mr. Stone provides oversight, management and direction for both the Robert L. Powell Library and The Master’s Seminary Library. He is particularly knowledgeable of books and authors in the areas of Bible and theology especially those of the Puritans.

Last updated July 2023.