Borrow from another library!
Items that may be difficult to obtain are: reference books, newly published books (less than 6 months old), audio-visual materials, and rare books.
Beginning April 15, 2019, there is a $2.00 per item charge for this service. Please note, items borrowed from Waterloo Public Library are exempt from this charge.
You may request an interlibrary loan by clicking on request materials at the top of our >catalog. You will be asked to login with your library card number and your PIN number. If you need help with your PIN, please call our Service Desk at (319) 273-8643. After you log in, a form will come up. Fill in as much information as possible. If you are willing to pay $2.00 for interlibrary loan, please indicate “Y” in the appropriate line. We will contact you when your item is ready for pickup. If you need assistance with this process, click >Interlibrary Loan Request Instructions.