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This service is available at no charge to faculty members at any of the University of South Carolina campuses.

There is a limit of 50 pages for all article requests. 

Only one article or chapter may be submitted per request.

Only one article may be requested per issue or one chapter per book.

Visit our copyright page for more information. 

Log on to your ILL Express! account.

In the far-left column under the heading New Request, select Scan and Deliver Service.

Fill out the required information and select Submit Request.

Available Items

Items held in paper format (not electronic) by Thomas Cooper Library, the Business Library, the Music Library, and the Library Annex are available through this service. Items held by the South Caroliniana Library are not available through Scan and Deliver. In most cases, we do not offer scans of print items that are also held electronically. We will scan and deliver journal articles and book chapters. Items held in microfiche or microfilm format may be scanned if time allows.

Turnaround Time

Average turnaround time for requests is two working days. If - after two business days - you have not received your article, or you need to have an item re-sent, please contact  William Boland.

Delivery Method

All Scan and Deliver articles are delivered directly to your desktop through ILL Express!. Articles are delivered in PDF format and can be read with Adobe's Acrobat Reader, available at no cost from Adobe.  You may also download the files and view them using Adobe Acrobat. 

Articles are available through your ILL Express! account and are accessible for 30 days.

William Boland

Phone: (803) 777-6515
Hours: M-F 8:30 - 5:00 p.m.

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