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Interlibrary Loan Changes @MCPL

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December 28, 2010

Effective January 1st, 2011: Due to budgetary constraints, requests for Interlibrary Loan items borrowed via OCLC will be limited to 5 requests per customer per month. This ILL policy will allow each customer a total of 60 requests per year. Beginning January 1st, 2011, the following items will no longer be available through ILL: Materials published in the current or previous calendar year. Items published in 2011, or 2010 (as verified in Amazon.com), cannot be requested through Interlibrary Loan. Instead, for newer items, please fill out a purchase suggestion form online http://www.mcpl.us/account/suggest/ or in person at any public service desk. We cannot promise that we will acquire the item you...

Interlibrary Loan

National Library Week!

April 17, 2009

National Library Week is almost over for 2009, but so many great things are available from your local MCPL library year-round. You can also use our website www.mcpl.us 24 hours a day to do so many things. This is just a partial list of what’s available: Place holds on items you’d like to borrow. Check to see what items you have checked out and their due dates Renew your own items  Reserve a library computer  Learn a foreign language Place your own Interlibrary Loan requests Find access to newspapers, magazines, and specialized resources not available through regular internet search engines using Badgerlink, Proquest, and Ebscohost. Download audiobooks and music...

National Library Week