VCU Libraries

Research Guides

OLD How Do I Request Resources?

A step by step guide on how to request copies, chapters, books, media, and other materials housed in the VCU Libraries collections or from another library.

VCU Distance Employees and Students (Enhanced Services)

(Add ILLiad links)

Included are any currently enrolled or employed VCU faculty, staff, student or preceptor who registered in ILLiad with a ZIP code outside Metro Richmond. Always submit your requests via ILLiad or

Additional services include:

  • Delivery of loans (books, CDs, DVDs, etc.) from the VCU Libraries circulating collections to your off campus address.
  • UPS return shipping labels provided for returning materials.

The following ZIP codes are considered Metro Richmond. Users residing in these ZIP codes are ineligible for the above services.  This list is subject to change.

Metro Richmond ZIP Codes

23005

23218

23234

23274

23295

23058

23219

23235

23276

23298

23059

23220

23236

23278

23801

23060

23221

23237

23279

23803

23075

23222

23238

23282

23804

23103

23223

23240

23284

23806

23111

23224

23241

23285

23822

23112

23225

23242

23286

23831

23113

23226

23249

23288

23832

23114

23227

23250

23289

23834

23116

23228

23255

23290

23563

23120

23229

23260

23291

23860

23146

23230

23261

23292

23875

23150

23231

23269

23293

 

23173

23233

23273

23294