METU Library Interlibrary Loan Service is giving a chance to provide books from other libraries in Turkey. This service is just for all full-time academic personnel.
If you are a ODTU academic member and does not have the book you're looking for in our library, but you find them in other libraries which are we signed protocol with universities or institutions you should apply ODTU Library Circulation Department to fille the form in person. You can borrow up to 5 books for 30 days with this protocol form and if the book is not hold by another user can renew the borrowing period once.
For other libraries in Ankara and elsewhere in Turkey, METU academic staff should apply to the ILL librarian by e-mail. Loan periods, maximum numbers of books, and maximum times of renewals vary by libraries.
NOTE: ODTU Library has a special protocol with Ankara University, Ankara Social Science University, Atılım University, Baskent University, Bilkent University, Çankaya University, Çankırı Karatekin University ,Gazi University, Hacettepe University, TED University, TOBB Economics and Technology University libraries, Turkish Aeronautical Association University, Yildirim Beyazit University, Ankara Hacı Bayram Veli University and MTA, Turkish Court of Accounts, National Boron Research Institute libraries.
Some part of our book collection is kept in the stacks. These books are defined “Book Stacks Collection” under “location” on the catalog. If you would like to use those books, you should fill in the “Book Stacks Request Form”.
The requested book(s) will be ready in 20-30 minutes.
The staff will retrieve stack books for you and these books will be placed on the shelf labeled as "STACK REQUESTS" in the corridor between block A and block B. These books are kept until Monday morning. Books, not taken until Monday morning, will be placed back into the stack.
Please click on image for Books Stacks Request Form