Answered By: Mugar Library
Last Updated: Feb 19, 2017     Views: 116

If a book you need is checked out to another borrower, you may request that it be recalled. 

  1. Click on the book title. 
  2. Under Find in Library, click on Request.
    • You have to be signed in to see the Request link. If it is not there, click on "Sign-in", then sign in and the link will appear.
  3. Submit the requestWe will contact the borrower and ask that it be returned within 7 days (i.e. recall it) and  we will notify you by email as soon as it is available.

Recalling a Book

You can also request a copy from libraries beyond BU via Interlibrary Loan.

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