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Interlibrary Loan

General Guidelines

  • The Purpose of Interlibrary Loan (ILL) is to obtain for Richmond Public Library (RPL) patrons materials not owned by the RPL system.
  • RPL also shares its resources with other libraries requesting materials on Interlibrary Loan.
  • View the policy here.