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Does the library provide assistance to individuals with DISABILITIES?
Yes. The south entrance is accessible to individuals with disabilities. Facilities are identifiable by the International Symbol of Access:
Booth Library's TTY (text-writing telephone) number is 217-581-6072. The library also has a CCTV magnifying reader and a Galileo Reading System to assist individuals with visual impairment. Please call the library at 217-581-6072 or ask a staff member if you need personalized assistance.
How can I DONATE to the library?
If you'd like to make a donation to Booth Library please complete the Library gift form, or make an online contribution.
Additional information regarding giving to the library
Booth Library accepts gifts of books, journals and other materials following certain guidelines as stated in the "Gifts" section of the Library Services Collection Development policy
Section VII, "Gifts" states:
The library welcomes gifts and donations of useful materials, or the funds to purchase them.However, all gifts of materials to the library are accepted with the understanding that they are added to the collection only after they have met the same selection criteria as materials which are purchased.
The library will not accept gifts with conditions as to their disposition or location except by expressed permission of the Dean of Library Services. Generally, the library will not maintain gift collections as separate entities. The library retains the right to dispose of unneeded gift materials, regardless of how they were acquired, by discarding or sale in the library's annual book sale. The library does not provide any statement estimating the value of donations.
How do I find my LIBRARY NUMBER? What if my ID doesn't work?
About Your Library Number
- Look for the 14-digit number (Lib #) in the bottom right corner of your Panther Card or Continuing Education student ID card.
- Use the Library ID Lookup form. You will be asked to enter your E-number and Last Name.
If your ID doesn't work, please call 217-581-6071 or stop by the Circulation Desk on the south end of the main (3000) level.
How do I SUBMIT my master's THESIS to the library?
For help with depositing your thesis with the library or submitting your thesis for binding, please contact the Circulation Desk at 217-581-6071.
Research help, preparation, and submission instructions for your thesis can be found on the thesis help page
and in the Thesis Manual
on the Graduate School's Thesis and Research page
How do I SUGGEST a purchase (book, CD or DVD) for the library?
If you think Booth should have a book, CD or DVD, complete the "suggest a purchase."
form. We will try to support your request.
What should I do or where should I go if there is an EMERGENCY while I am at the library?
During an emergency, please follow the directions of the library staff. In the event of an injury or security problem, report the incident to a staff member.