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Making an Inter-Library Loans request

Please note: Loanable material that arrives and is not collected will be subject to a non-collection charge of £10. Please see collecting items for more information. 

Requests via My Manchester

Requests can be made online via My Manchester. Use the ‘Library requests’ application in the My Manchester portal to make your request(s). 

Alternatively, follow the links below to access the request forms directly:

Please note there is a non-refundable administration charge of £2 for each request.

There will be no £2 charge for items supplied via the 'Order a book' scheme.

Requests via Staffnet

If you are accessing the request forms through Staffnet, click on the 'view all' option in the Research heading.

Paper forms

Paper forms can also be used to place requests. Forms can be submitted to staff at Inter-Library Loans via the Customer Services desk on Blue Ground. Forms can also be handed to Staff at Joule and Precinct libraries at Customer Service points.

Telephone and email requests

Telephone or emailed requests are not accepted.

Collect printed forms from the Main Library Reception Desk or download copies of the printed forms:

You will need a PDF reader such as Adobe Acrobat (downloadable from Adobe) to view PDF file(s). PDF files open in a new window.