First Time User Registration for Interlibrary Loan

If this is your first time ordering online, you will need to register with ILLiad before proceeding. If you need assistance, please call the ILL/DocDel office at 303-724-2111 during normal business hours of Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.

By pressing this button you acknowledge and agree to all of the terms and conditions above and below on this page. Please pay particular attention to the copyright statement and information about service fees. After reading this information, you can press the "First Time Users Click Here" button to continue. If you are an eligible UCD AMC student, the SIFT initiative funded with student fee revenue will cover your ILL costs and you will not be billed. Read More Info about SIFT and then sign up like any other user.

ILL Service Fees for Primary Patrons vs. Others (Charges Apply*)

Prepayment is required for all interlibrary loan (ILL) requests. This is done by setting up an account with us in ILLiad. All completed ILLiad requests are charged monthly to credit (MasterCard or VISA only) or University speedtype number you provide to us when you register as an ILLiad user. We DO NOT ask for credit card numbers in the online ILLiad registration form nor should you provide them. The ILL/DocDel staff will call you to obtain it as part of the registration process after you submit the ILLiad registration form.

  • Primary Patrons are charged $8 for regular service and $18 for rush.
  • Others are charged $18 for regular service and $48 for rush.
  • *please note: these rates DO NOT apply to AMC UC Denver health sciences students who qualify for SIFT membership.

For complete information and definitions of Primary and Other users, consult the ILL Services & Fees.

About your Username and Password

During registration, you will be asked to choose a Username and Password. You will use this Username and Password when logging on to the ILLiad system in the future.

Choose anything you like, such as your name, abbreviations, or an alphanumeric code.
Choose anything you like. We recommend that you follow good security practice and choose a password that is different from those you use to access other systems.
ILLiad will encrypt your password, so it will remain secure. Only you will know your password.

Important Copyright Information


The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted materials.

Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research". If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use", that user may be liable for copyright infringement.

This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law.

Who do I contact if I have questions about ILLiad and Interlibrary Loan/Document Delivery Services?

  • Contact: Interlibrary Loan staff at (303) 724-2111, or e-mail to
  • ILL Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm

ILLiad FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

Before registering, you may wish to read the ILLiad FAQ. The FAQ may answer other questions you have about the ILLiad interlibrary loan system.