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South Carolina Academic Libraries


PASCAL = Partnership Among South Carolina Academic Libraries

PASCAL Delivers is a FREE, rapid delivery interlibrary loan (ILL) service for print books and digitized copies of journal articles and book chapters. Note: The system is not yet configured to borrow ebooks or streaming video.

1. Sign in to your Thrift Library account.

2. Use OneSearch to check if Thrift Library provides access to the item(s) you need.

3. If you cannot find the item(s), enable "Expand My Results" under the "Refine my results" menu on the left side of the page:

4. Click on the title of the item you would like to request and click the appropriate button to open the PASCAL Delivers Request Form:

Button to request items from Thrift Library

Request via PASCAL Delivers button

Make sure that the bibliographic data you provide in the form is complete and accurate. Physical books can be picked up from and returned to any participating PASCAL library - make your selection on the PASCAL Delivers Request Form. 

5. Physical books will arrive at the PASCAL library location you selected within 2-14 days. You will receive an email when your items are ready for pickup. Digital items will be emailed directly to your AU email account, typically within 1-5 days.

PASCAL Delivers: Visiting Patron Service

  • You may visit any participating PASCAL library in person to browse and check out physical items.
  • Only physical items available for request via PASCAL Delivers are available for checkout in person.
  • Be sure to check the operating hours and visitor protocols of any library you plan to visit in person.

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