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Access Your Portal to View Requests

Access your portal by entering your Scope username and password using this link:

DO NOT CREATE AN ACCOUNT IN SOMEONE ELSE'S NAME.  Your Scope login and password should match the name and email address in the profile.  Administrative assistants and research associates may borrow articles on behalf of physicians and lead researchers, but the portal must have your name associated with your login.

Borrowing Materials Quick Facts

Looking for something we don't own?
Children's Mercy Library Services uses a system called ILLiad to manage patron requests for materials not available at CMH or UMKC. 

Your Scope credentials will provide access to your ILLiad account.


Why do I need an ILLiad account?

  • Request materials not owned by the Library and not available through other sources
  • Edit requests
  • Check request status
  • Renew Interlibrary Loan print materials before they are due
  • Resubmit canceled ILLiad requests
  • Update ILLiad account information



Contact us at or 816-234-3800 (x53800)