Mailing Books

You can have books mailed to you if you live 30 miles or more from a MOBIUS library (MOBIUS Libraries by CityA-Z MOBIUS listmap of MOBIUS libraries). You are responsible for the cost of mailing the books back via UPS.

Instructions for getting books mailed to your home:

  • Search for a book in MOBIUS catalog
  • Click the Request button to order
  • Select MERLIN as your cluster (this is the cluster for MU faculty, staff, and students)
  • Submit that information
  • Enter your name and ID as instructed
  • Choose MU, Health Sciences Library as your PickUp Location.
  • Under Any Special Instructions, enter the following — MU Distance Learning Student plus your address with street name.
  • Please wait until you receive the email note telling you that the book has arrived and is ready for pick up.  Reply to the email and state that you are a distance learning student and would like the book mailed to be mailed to you.  Please include your address with street name in the email.
  • Mail books via UPS when finished to:

    J. Otto Lottes Health Sciences Library- Circulation Dept.

    1 Hospital Drive

    Columbia, MO 65212