Interlibrary Loan

Library Hours & Ask a Librarian

Fall & Spring Semester

Mon.-Thur.: 8:00AM – 6:00PM
Fri: 8:00AM – 4:00PM

Closed Saturday, Sunday & holidays.

Summer

Mon.-Thur.: 8:00AM – 4:00PM
Fri: Closed

Closed Saturday, Sunday & holidays.

Interlibrary Loan is the ability to borrow materials from other libraries.

Before submitting a request, make sure the SCTCC Library does not own the material you are requesting by searching the library for books, videos, and database articles using OneSearch

Requesting materials from MnPALS libraries

  • Go to OneSearch
  • Select “Sign in” upper right corner
  • Login using your StarID and password
  • Search your topic and select All MnPals Libraries from the dropdown menu
  • When you find the item you would like to request, click on the item title
  • On the page that appears, click on Resource Sharing  
  • When a new screen appears, verify all the information and click on “Send Request”
  • To complete the request you must agree to the Copyright Restrictions by clicking on “I AGREE WITH THE TERMS” at the top of the page.
  • A screen will appear that says “Your request was successfully placed.”

ILL Policies

  • When your item arrives you will be notified
  • Interlibrary loan materials can be picked up at the library circulation desk.
  • The lending libraries determine the loan periods for requested items.
  • Return materials to the library circulation desk prior to the due date.
  • You are responsible for prompt return and care of the borrowed items.
  • You will be billed for lost, damaged and overdue materials.
  • Overdue Interlibrary Loans will incur a replacement cost determined by the lending library, a $15 processing fee, and a $20 non-refundable fine.
  • You may keep photocopies of articles.

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1520 Whitney Court, St. Cloud, MN 56303