The Library's Interlibrary Loan service brings books, theses, serials on microfilm, and photocopied periodical articles to SCPL patrons from academic, special, public, and school district libraries in the Capital District.
In conjunction with MVLS, we can request materials from across the country and Canada. Most of the loans are free. However, occasionally the lending library may charge the patron a fee for copies or materials that are rare.
To request items from beyond the SALS/MVLS system through interlibrary loan, patrons must: