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Request books not in our catalogue

Inter-Library Loan (ILL) service

We can request books from other library authorities for you, using our Inter-Library Loan (ILL) service. If appropriate we may purchase the item.

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Before requesting an ILL please check our online library catalogueOpens new window. If an item is in stock you can reserve it online through your library account.Opens new windo

By submitting a request you are agreeing to abide by all the conditions of loan and lending of materials as applied by Gloucestershire Libraries & Information and committing to pay charges as follows:

  • £4 per request
  • This is non-refundable and is still payable should we be unable to obtain the item. It is used to partially cover the search and admin related costs
  • There are no concessions to these charges

Charges will be added to your library account and must be paid before you borrow the item.

We cannot order e-books, e-audio books, spoken word CDs, films or music CD from other local authorities. We do have access to an extensive range - go to see what's on offer: eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines

Request music sets

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Make suggestions for new stock

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Give us your ideas for books, films and music CDs we can consider for our stock.

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