Copy and Scan Requests

Internal Department Requests


  • Faculty can submit a book or document with a completed Copy & Scan Request Form for instructional or research purposes to the tray on the workspace counter in the main office. 
  • Office staff will complete all requests within a timely manner and return the scanned or copied item to the faculty member's mailbox.
  • Consider using Printing Services for large jobs. Printing Services accepts online or inperson submissions at any copy center on campus.

Graduate Students

  • Graduate students are only allowed to make copy or scan requests of staff if they are instructing a course.
  • Gradudate students can use the book scanner in the PoLab to prepare readings for courses that they are TAing.
  • Graduate students are only allowed to make copies on the Canon printer for instructional purposes and if they are instructing or TAing a course. All other copy requests should be sent to the West Bank Copy Center,

Library Requests

University Libraries Digital Delivery

​​​​​​​The University Libraries offer digital delivery of materials needed for course work and scholarly research, including: 

  • Materials not currently available within the University of Minnesota Libraries.
  • Digital copies of articles and book chapters from their print and microform collections.

These services are free for currently-affiliated University students, faculty, and staff. To make a request, complete the Inter-Library Loan & Digital Delivery form.