Use this form to request an item from a library outside of Washington County.
Interlibrary Loan Policy (ILL)
Materials owned by WCCLS member libraries are not eligible for Interlibrary Loan requests unless the item is:
- unavailable or
- Magazines, manuscripts, rare titles, and pre-1900 materials are generally not available. Microfilm or photocopies may be available.
- The Library will first try to borrow items from libraries that lend free of charge. If a free source is not available, the cardholder will be notified and given an opportunity to decline the requested materials or pay the lending library fees.
- The Library will not process ILL requests for patrons with overdue ILL materials, lost items, or fines of $10.00 or greater.
- Materials must be renewed or returned by their due date unless recalled. Recalled materials must be returned immediately.
WARNING CONCERNING COPYRIGHT RESTRICTIONS
The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.
Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use," that user may be liable for copyright infringement.
This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law.
By clicking "Submit", I agree to abide by these Interlibrary Loan Policies and the copyright laws of the United States.