Interlibrary Loan

  • Available to Shasta College students and staff with a valid library card and no outstanding fines.
  • Available to community non-profit borrowers and Shasta County government agencies in support of education and research.
    • Material must directly support current research projects being conducted by the agency.
    • Borrower must obtain a Shasta College Library Community card prior to requesting ILL and will be accountable for all materials borrowed on that card.
    • Expanded borrowing privilege that include ILL will extend to users upon proof of employment (agency ID or letter from director on agency letter head). 
    • Non-profits and government agencies please contact Alana Baumgarten: 530-242-2340 or to place request.
  • It typically takes 2 weeks to receive print materials through Interlibrary Loan. Digital materials may be available sooner. 
  • Students may request books up until 4 weeks before the end of the semester.
  • Journal articles can be requested up until 2 weeks before the end of the semester. 
  • We cannot request items from other libraries that are already in our collection (even if they are checked out), required text books, or items on Course Reserve.
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