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Getting Books & Articles from Other Libraries

MLN Transfer

Our library is part of a consortium of libraries called the Minuteman Library Network. With your Mount Ida One Card, which is also your library card, you can:

  • Request materials from any member library to be sent to any other library for your pick-up.
  • Return materials to any member library.
  • Access databases.

To search for materials throughout MLN, choose the All Locations Collection choice in the drop-down menu.

minuteman library network catalog collection menu

Once you have found the book, DVD, CD or materials you are looking for, click the request it button, either in the full list or on the records page for the item you want:

minuteman library network catalog result item

OR

minuteman library network catalog record buttons

Once you click request, use your library barcode and PIN to request the item:

minuteman library network catalog login

Next confirm the location you would like to pick your item up from, if you will not need it after a certain date, click and you're all set!minuteman library network catalog pickup location menu

You will get an email when the item is ready for you to pick up.