Effective July 1, 2019, the National Library of Medicine will retire Loansome Doc services due to declining use of the system
VCU Libraries will continue providing document delivery and interlibrary loan services to Virginia health care providers. Some users were formerly Loansome Doc participants. You may submit your requests via the ILLiad system immediately.
Registering and accessing your account to submit requests
Use the ILLiad link above to log into your existing ILLiad account, to create an ILLiad account, to submit your requests or to update your ILLiad profile.
We recommend that you bookmark the ILLiad link above and this page for future reference. Click on the log in link for Authorized Users.
If this is your first time submitting requests to us (not a former Loansome Doc user):
If you have used our services before as a Loansome Doc patron:
Copies (articles, chapters, excerpts from works)
Charges for services
VCU Libraries reserves the right to double the charges for copies over 30 pages.
Invoices will be mailed to the address you provided on your registration form.
Pay on-line with a credit card, check (mail or in-person, or cash (in-person). When paying by check or cash, provide a copy of the invoice.
More details on using the ILLiad system