The Franklin Catalog provides access to a number of request features to secure available materials as well as get copies of materials not at Penn.
To see the Request options available in the Franklin Catalog, login at the top of the screen.
Then click the Show Availability Box for a specific record
When an item is "Available" in the Franklin Catalog it should be in the location specified. In many cases, you may visit the library and check out the item directly. Click on the
to use these request options
When an item is "Requestable" in the Franklin Catalog it is not available for use. The item is usually on loan to another borrower. It may also be on order, lost, or being processed for use (indicated by the status of "in transit"). Materials not owned or available through Penn can be requested through these services:
Interlibrary Loan (ILL)