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WUR Staff & PhD's

Document delivery

WUR Staff and PhD's can order books, journals and articles from the Library's collection via the Get it! service in WUR Library Search. The Get it! service is also embedded in Google Scholar and databases such as Scopus, WoS and CAB Abstracts.

Look up the relevant document then click the "Get it!" button or link. On the next screen, choose the option Request this publication from WUR Library. Articles will be delivered electronically. Books will be sent to your office, unless you have indicated to pick it up at the Library.

Interlibrary loan

Books and articles from other (University) libraries can be ordered in several ways.

1. In WUR Library Search select the filter Libraries in the Netherlands or Libraries Worldwide and search the publication you need. Select the title and use the blue "Get it!" button to request the publication. 

2. When you can't find the publication: in WUR Library Search, log in and select Requests in the drop-down menu under My account. Then click on Create request and fill in the form. 

Ordering Special Collections

Special Collections offers collections of rare and old publications. It is possible to order copies of publications. You can also order digital reproductions of images. For more info please read this FAQ.

Document delivery rates

For WUR Staff, Document Delivery and ILL are free of charge.

Delivery time

  • Journal articles: within 5 working days
  • Books: 2 to 5 working days
  • ILL Books: 4 to 7 working days

Default delivery is by e-mail. Books are sent to your office. Contact the Library in case you haven’t received any book or article after a week.