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RACER Interlibrary Loan

Due to the Ontario Government's Stay-at-Home order, our interlibrary loan service for borrowing and lending physical material has temporarily been suspended.   We continue to provide copies of journal articles and book chapters electronically.

Please email us if you have any questions: racer@yorku.ca

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.