If the book or article you need isn't available at the MCC Library, you can have it delivered from libraries throughout the country by using interlibrary loan (ILL).
When you request an ILL, we borrow the book or article you need from another library. That library sends the item to us, and then check it out to you.
If you search for an article or book on the library's website and see the the ILL button (below), you can click it and fill out the linked form to request the item.
If you cannot find an item using the library's search feature, or if you cannot find the ILL button, request the item you need by using the forms below:
books & articles
Complete the Interlibrary Loan Request Form for a book or article.
Please provide as much information about the book or article as possible.
Use WorldCat to find more information about the book or article.
Print items: 2-3 weeks
Online items may be faster.
It will come to the library and we will contact you. You can pick it up at the Checkout desk.
It varies. The library that we borrow the item from will include that information with the item.
Bring it back to us and we will return it for you.
We will need to check with the library from which the item was borrowed. (MCC Library rules will also apply.)
Your university's library will process your request.