RACER Interlibrary Loan

For assistance:  racer@yorku.ca

We are currently unable to borrow or lend material through RACER. Click here for the latest information on interlibrary loan services during Covid-19.

RACER Interlibrary Loan

Rapid Access to Collections by Electronic Requesting (RACER) is York University’s virtual union catalogue allowing users to seamlessly search and borrow items from all university libraries and collections across Ontario.

If you study at Keele Campus and want to borrow a book from Glendon Campus – or vice versa – please see Intercampus Borrowing.

To use RACER, York U students, faculty and staff must follow a two-step pre-registration process:

  1. Enter Library User Authentication (Passport York)
  2. Complete RACER End User Registration (click on Register First time only)

Register (First time only) Search RACER

Before making an online request, please review policies & procedures - see below.