Fee‐Based Services for Community and Non‐ISU Patrons

The Library's primary clientele consists of the students, staff, and faculty at Idaho State
University. However, the library provides various services and resources to individuals
not
affiliated with Idaho State University on a fee­per­service basis. These services are also available
to businesses, organizations, and other non­university entities, such as health care professionals.
The available services are mainly for reference or document delivery assistance.
 

 

Available services and fees

1. Special Collection Services and Prices
2. Oliver Law Library Document Delivery
3. Obituary Searches
4. Research Services or Database Searching
 

 

Special Collection Services and Prices

Contact Special Collections directly for information related to area or Idaho history, as well as
old and rare materials, manuscripts, or the University Archives. Research conducted by the
Special Collections area are billed at the following rates:
 
 Research fee: $24.00 for the first hour, $20.00/hour thereafter plus any other incurred
charges
 Black & white copy fee: $.20 per copy per side, black & white, 8 ½ x 11
 Color copy fee: $.70 per copy single sided only, 8 ½ x 11
 Complete listing of Reproduction Fees and Media Use Fees
 

Contact for Special Collections Requests:

Ellen M. Ryan
Head of Special Collections & University Archives
ISU Campus Box 8089
Pocatello, ID 83209­8089
Phone: (208) 282­3608
Fax: (208) 282­3209
Email: ryanelle@isu.edu
 

 

Oliver Law Library Document Delivery

 

ONLY FOR judges/clerks and inmates of Bannock County

 Retrieval and delivery of a Law Case or Book Chapter: $20.00 per item + applicable copyright fees
 Documents can be faxed, mailed, or emailed usually within 5 business days.
 Most charges will include simple shipping/handling costs. However, large requests may require additional shipping costs. Prepayment is required before materials are retrieved and shipped.
 
Note: This is not a service for ISU students, faculty or staff to request library materials. There are other established Oboler Library services, Interlibrary Loan or Distance Library Services , for ISU affiliates.
 

Contact for Law/Legal Requests:

Jenny Lynne Semenza
Oboler Library Reference
ISU Campus Box 8089
Pocatello, ID 83209­8089
Phone: (208) 282­2581
Fax: (208) 282­5847
Email: semejenn@isu.edu
 

 

Obituary Searches

These searches are usually done in microfilm copies of old newspapers and will result in a copy of the obituary. The information needed includes the person's name, date and place of death. If there is missing information, the search will be extended; searches over 15 minutes will be billed using fees listed under, Research Services or Database Searching.
 
Fee: $10.00 per name, if found within 15 minutes. Additional minutes after first 15 minutes will be billed at $20.00/hour
 

Contact for Obituary Searches:

Ellen M. Ryan
Head of Special Collections & University Archives
ISU Campus Box 8089
Pocatello, ID 83209­8089
Phone: (208) 282­3608
Fax: (208) 282­3209
Email: ryanelle@isu.edu
 
 
 

Research Services or Database Searching

Qualified Library staff members are available to conduct literature searches in various subject areas. Staff will perform customized research using both print and electronic reference tools. Contact Special Collections
 
$50.00 for first hour, $20.00 for each additional hour plus any other incurred charges. This is for all non-­Special Collections research, and will be handled by the appropriate subject librarian.
 

Contact for Research Services:

Ellen M. Ryan
Head of Special Collections & University Archives
ISU Campus Box 8089
Pocatello, ID 83209­8089
Phone: (208) 282­3608
Fax: (208) 282­3209
Email: ryanelle@isu.edu
 
 

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