Q. If I need a book that the library doesn’t have, can I still get it?
* If the library does not have an item you need, you may be able to borrow it from another library through Interlibrary Loans.
* To request a book:
* Write down the title, author, publisher, and date, or print out the citation record from Voyager
* Give the information to the librarian along with your name, library card number, phone number or email.
* To request an article:
* Write down the article title, author, journal, or periodical title, date of publication, the volume number and page numbers.
* Give the information to the librarian along with your name, phone number or email. * Some campus libraries will have you complete an Interlibrary loan form, other's will just record the information.
* Allow at least two weeks to receive the item.
* Depending upon availability of the item, it may take longer.
* Usually there is no cost for interlibrary loans.
* If the item is available only from a library that charges a fee, the librarian will tell you of the cost before ordering the book.
* If you lose, damage, or keep a book overdue, you are responsible to pay the cost.
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January 2, 2018 through January 7, 2018 - Questions will be reviewed and answered daily.
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