FAQs: Requesting Materials

How do I request materials from other Great River Regional Library locations?

Circulating materials at any Great River Regional library can be requested using the online catalog from home or at the library. Library staff can also assist you over the telephone or within the library. Check out our locations for open hours and contact information.

Requested reference materials may be sent to your nearest Great River Regional Library location for use only in the library.

How do I request materials that Great River Regional Library does not own?

Please note: during the COVID-19 library closings, MNLINK is temporarily providing Minnesota residents with streamlined access to electronic resources from the University of Minnesota and select other institutions. Please note that due to licensing restrictions, some content may not be available. Physical lending across the state has been suspended. updated 5/27/2020.

Once you have searched the catalog and determined that your item is not owned by Great River Regional Library, you may choose one of these options: