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THE263/264: Theatre History (2022): Finding Full Text & Interlibrary Loan

A guide to research for students in theatre classes, created by Librarian Maryke Barber

Book or Article Not Available at Hollins? Request it:

Use Interlibrary Loan to request articles or books or chapters of books at no cost to you.

Go to the Interlibrary Loan login page and log in.

Time required:

  • 2-4 business days for article and chapter requests. (they are usually e-mailed to you).
  • 1-2 weeks for whole book requests.

Check for Full Text 

From OneSearch

From a database (such as EBSCO)

  • Click on the Find At Hollins link (scroll down for video)

Look at the results: do we have the journal?

  • Do we have it in print or online (or both?)
  • Do we have it for the year you need?

"Available at Hollins University - HU Periodicals"

  • Newer issues of journals are in the reading room (1st floor)
  • Older issues of journals are on he ground floor

If we do not have the journal at all, or just don't have the year you need...

  • Use Interlibrary Loan to get the article (articles are frequently delivered within 2-4 business days) in PDF format

No Full Text in the Database

When you're looking at an article but there is no full text: click on the "Find at Hollins" Button. The video below shows you what you'll see: