Marine Studies Library Services

Delivery of Library Materials between Marine Studies Library and Newark Campus Libraries

The Interlibrary Loan Office delivers materials between the Marine Studies Library and the Newark campus libraries. All users can log in to Interlibrary Loan to fill out a form to request delivery of a book or journal volume using the “Request Marine Studies Item” or “Request Newark Campus Item” forms. For PDF delivery of a single journal article or book chapters, use the Article DELivery Service form. For assistance completing the request forms, contact the Interlibrary Loan office at 302-831-2236.

Course Reserves

Materials placed on Reserve in the Marine Studies Library for courses mainly in the College of Marine Studies are available by inquiring at the Service Desk. Marine Studies Library reserves are listed in DELCAT if they are library books but they are not indexed by course number in the DELCAT Discovery reserves section. All books, journal articles, photocopies, and other items needed for course reserve at the Sharp Campus by faculty and instructors in the College of Marine Studies should be submitted to the Marine Studies Library staff.

Electronic Reserves

The Reserve staff of the Access Services Department in the Morris Library will scan and provide access to reserve materials for faculty who wish to provide electronic reserve materials to students online.

Interlibrary Loan

Books and other materials not held by the UD Library may be obtained by Interlibrary Loan. This service is available to UD faculty, students, and staff.

Access Library Resources

Access e-books, e-journals, databases and DELCAT Discovery! Most Library online resources can be accessed from off campus by current UD faculty, staff, and students. When using links on these pages, you may be prompted for your UDelNetID and password.

For Faculty

Faculty and instructors who wish to recommend items for the collection, or have a librarian provide an instructional session to a class or group related to library resources and databases, please contact Sabine Lanteri, Science Liaison Librarian, Research and Engagement Department, at