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Student Delivery Service: Request a Delivery

The Student Delivery Service (SDS) makes it convenient for UVA Law students to borrow books and materials from other libraries at UVA.

Request a Delivery

About SDS

Rebecca Hawes Owen, SDS Coordinator

The Student Delivery Service (SDS) retrieves books from other U.Va. libraries for law students.


SDS is operating on a normal schedule.


Student Delivery Service Request Form

Please note:

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, SDS services have been suspended. Instead, please use the 'Request item' button in VIRGO and choose 'Law' as your Preferred Pickup Location. Note: you'll need to be logged in to VIRGO to make a request.

Delivery Policy

This free Monday through Friday pickup and delivery service is available exclusively for law students. Requests are limited to 2 items per day and will be delivered within 2 to 3 business days. You will receive an email letting you know when your items are available at the Law Library's circulation desk where they will be held in your name for 10 days. If the item is missing or if there is any other problem, we'll email to let you know. You will be responsible for due dates and recalls.

Eligible Materials

What types of materials are eligible?

  • Books
  • Bound journal volumes
  • Microforms (microfilm and microfiche)
  • Video recordings/DVDs

What types of materials are not eligible?