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Stony Brook University Libraries' Interlibrary Loan Lending Policies

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Loansome Doc @ SBU Health Sciences Library

Loansome Doc is an article ordering service for patrons not affiliated with Stony Brook University Libraries.  It's a way for unaffiliated users to get PubMed articles from health sciences library.

For more information, please see the Loansome Doc FAQs.


Who can use this service?

Stony Brook University alumni and people not affiliated with Stony Brook University.


Articles are $11, $16, $22 and are delivered electronically.

Limits & Restrictions

We allow up to 10 requests per person per day.

Stony Brook University Libraries' LoansomeDoc program requires setting up a deposit account.

To register:

Complete the Stony Brook University Libraries' LoansomeDoc registration form (see below).

Send the completed application and a check to:

Interlibrary Loan, Health Sciences Library, HST Level 3, Room 136, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794-8034

When we have received your deposit, we will provide a code you will need to complete your registration through Loansome Doc.

Ordering Information

Loansome Doc is available only for articles found in PubMed.

Requests must be submitted using the National Library of Medicine’s Loansome Doc system.

More information can be found on the Loansome Doc Fact Sheet.

LoansomeDoc Registration Form