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ENGL 3010: Which Service to Use - GIL Express or ILL?

Which service to use - Interlibrary Loan or GIL Express?

When do you need it?


Get it via...



Visit another library. Your DSC ID is valid at any University System of Georgia library.  Check which libraries owns a book at WorldCat Discovery (in GALILEO) or at

4 - 6 days (usually)

Books (only books)

GIL Express. If you find the book in the GIL Catalog, you can request it online, and pick it up at the Roberts Library or any USG Library you specify. 

1 - 3 days (usually)

4 - 14 days (usually)


Books & other materials

Interlibrary Loan. We can get just about anything you need from just about any U.S. library.