Answered By: Harry L. Whitlock II
Last Updated: Jun 30, 2017     Views: 9

Loansome Doc, is an interlibrary loan (ILL) service provided through the U.S. government health and medicine database, PubMed. The program allows healthcare providers and citizens to order articles from the designated resource library in their state of residence. In Wyoming, the library is University of Wyoming Libraries in Laramie. The Campbell County Health Department is also a source of information.

Click on this link to register with this service. An instructional pamphlet can be found at this link.

There is no cost for UW students, faculty, or staff to use Loansome Doc. Wyoming healthcare providers are charged a $10 fee per request (one article). Non-Wyoming healthcare professionals and non-healthcare users of this service are charged $20.

If you are not in Wyoming, contact the designated medical resource library for your state. This library will be an academic library that is a member of the National Networks of Libraries of Medicine. (NN/LM)

Related FAQs

    Contact Us

    Email us

    Send a message to coeref@uwyo.edu

    Schedule an appointment with us

    Set up an appointment with a subject librarian

    Text us 

    Text us at (307) 460-4336

    Live chat 

    Click on the chat icon located on the grey bar on the main library webpage

    Mail us 

    University of Wyoming Libraries
    Department 3334,
    1000 E. University Ave.
    Laramie, WY 82071

    Phone us 

    Coe Library Research Help 307-766-2070 or 1-800-442-6757

    Circulation Help Desk

    307-766-3190

    Media Collection

    307-766-5531

    American Heritage Center 307-766-3756
    Geology Library 307-766-3374
    Special Collections 307-766-6245
    Learning Resource Center 307-766-2527
    Library Annex 307-766-6539
    Law Library 307-766-5737
    Reference services are available in all UW libraries.