The Greater Western Library Association or GWLA is a national consortia which includes a large number of academic libraries. Its purpose is to provide seamless access to a larger number of library items.
GWLA and ILL (Interlibrary Loan or ILL@MU) items follow the same requesting procedure.
Current faculty and staff from GWLA institutions may request a free courtesy library card at the Ellis Library circulation desk. Individual must present prove of active association with such institution.