To log in to ILLiad, use your Western University network username(without and password. Your Western University Network username/password is the same one used to access your Western University email.

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Please limit requests to 5 items. When all 5 have been received, you may request additional items if needed.

For questions regarding ILLiad please contact A tutorial is available for instruction on how to use the ILLiad system.

Clinical Faculty and OPTI-West users who are unable to log in may click here to reset their password.

Copyright Warning

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

Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specific 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.

By submitting requests via ILLiad, you agree to abide by the above copyright restrictions.