Interlibrary Loan

HCT staff, students and faculty have multiple options for Interlibrary Loan that significantly expand the number of materials available to them.

Intercollege Loan

With some exceptions, HCT library materials are transferrable between all HCT locations. HCT titles may be requested directly via the HCT Library Catalogue. For more details, contact college library staff

UAE Consortium–LIWA

HCT belongs to the UAE Library Consortium, which provides direct access to library materials from Zayed University and United Arab Emirates University through the LIWA Consortial Catalogue. Items may be requested directly from the LIWA catalogue. For assistance in searching and placing holds in LIWA, contact your college library staff or visit the How Do I … Request Materials from Other Libraries with LIWA helpsheet.

Other Institutions

HCT patrons requiring materials not available from other HCT libraries or LIWA may talk to college library staff about options for borrowing from other institutions. Proof that the material is not available via regular channels and is necessary for coursework or professional activities may be required.