The Interlibrary Loan and Scan & Deliver services are for current UVU students, faculty,
and staff. Use Interlibrary Loan to request items that are not available in the UVU
Library collections and use Scan & Deliver to request items from UVU collections,
either in print or from the electronic resources.
Due to copyright restrictions, the Library will not scan more than is educationally
necessary. We use 20% of the total work as a loose guideline, up to a maximum of 75
A chapter or two from a book (amounting to no more than 20% of the entire book or
An article or two from a periodical or newspaper (amounting to no more than 20% of
a single issue or 75 pages)
The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code) governs the making of
the photocopies or other reproductions of the copyright materials. Under certain conditions
specified in the law, library and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or
reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction
is not to be "used for any purpose other than in 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. The Utah
Valley University Library reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order,
if, in its judgment fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright
In addition, staff will not copy material placed on course reserve. Staff will process
one chapter or article per request. Please submit requests for two articles or two
chapters on separate requests.