- Main article: Mages Guild Quests (Morrowind)
- Ask Ranis Athrys for duties.
- Go to the Eight Plates Inn at Balmora.
- Find Itermerel and obtain his notes by either:
- Head back to Ranis.
|Ranis Athrys asked me to escort the scholar Itermerel, who is staying at the Eight Plates, to Pelagiad. What Ranis really wants, however, is a copy of Itermerel's notes.
|I asked Itermerel to follow me to Pelagiad.|
|Itermerel arrived safely in Pelagiad.|
|Itermerel gave me a copy of his notes.|
|I delivered Itermerel's notes to Ranis.
- Having spared Tashpi Ashibael in the previous quest, sparing Itermerel will allow for an alternate conclusion of the Catch a Spy quest, in which Ranis can be denounced as the Telvanni spy.
- Lying to Ranis about the Notes drops his disposition by 5.