MPL INTERLIBRARY LOAN PROCEDURES


Due to our participation in the Interlibrary Loan Network it is often possible to obtain materials more than six months old from other libraries. It usually takes 5 to 10 days for requested items to arrive. We are not able to Interlibrary Loan items less than six months old.
  • Interlibrary Loan is available to all adult MPL cardholders with the exception of PLAC card holders.
  • There is a maximum limit of four active Interlibrary Loan requests per card holder.
  • The customer is responsible for keeping their card in good standing. A $2.00 per item charge will be assessed for materials not picked up. If you find an item is no longer needed, please notify the Interlibrary Loan Desk at 747.8214 immediately and your request will be cancelled at no charge.You must call before the material arrives at Muncie Public Library.
  • A fee of .25 cents a day per item is charged for materials returned after the due date. This date is found on the Interlibrary Loan strap around the front cover of the material.
  • To request a renewal, call the Interlibrary Loan Desk at 747.8214. You must request a renewal at least FOUR DAYS PRIOR TO THE DUE DATE.
Other questions? Feel free to call the Interlibrary Loan Desk at 747.8214 or fill out the Materials Request form.