Request Books from MERLIN Libraries

Request Books from MERLIN Libraries

NOTE: MU Distance Learning students who do not live in central Missouri, see our Distance Learners page. Is the book in MERLIN?

Location MU: come to campus, locate the book and check it out.

Location is MST, UMKC, or UMSL?

  • Select the REQUEST button.
  • Enter your Username and password. Pawprint not working?
  • When prompted for a location to pick up the book, select Ellis Circulation unless you frequent a branch library.
  • You also have the option of selecting any MERLIN Library as the PICKUP Location.

  If an item is not held in any of the MERLIN Libraries:

When your book arrives:

  • Pick up items as soon as you are notified by MU email.
  • Books generally arrive in two or three days.
  • Books may be held for seven days before they must be returned to the lending library.
  • You may also check My Library Account to determine when items are ready to be picked up.