Delray Beach Public Library


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Interlibrary Loans

Interlibrary Loans

Are you looking for a book the library doesn’t own? You may be interested in our Interlibrary Loan Service. The Delray Beach Public Library is a member of OCLC (Online Computer Library Center) which allows us to share our catalog with other libraries. If there is a book the Library doesn’t own, we will borrow it from another public library within the state of Florida.

  • A valid Delray Beach Public Library Card is required.
  • You may check out up to 4 interlibrary loans at time.
  • You may request to interlibrary loan books in print and journal articles in pdf format.
  • Audiovisual materials may not be interlibrary loaned.
  • Requests may take 1-4 weeks for materials to arrive, and lending periods depend on the policies of the lending library.
  • Due dates for Interlibrary Loan materials are set by the lending library.
  • Please request a renewal at least 4-5 days in advance.
  • Please return your interlibrary loan materials to the second floor reference desk.