Interlibrary Loan Lending Information

Interlibrary Loan
Oswego State University - Penfield Library
7060 State Route 104
Oswego, NY 13126-3514

Phone: 315-312-4546
Fax: 315-312-3194
OCLC Symbol: YOM
Contacts: Ken Parkola - Borrowing Clerk

 This service is offered to other libraries.  Requests for items are only accepted via OCLC/ILLiad, ALA form, or via email.  Penfield Library follows the most current approved ALA Interlibrary Loan Code for the United States, as well as copyright laws and CONTU guidelines.  Rush requests are accomodated as time and staffing permit.

 Materials Available for ILL Lending
*All circulating materials except for those listed below.

Materials NOT Available for ILL Lending

  • Microfilm/Microfiche case-by-case basis
  • Periodicals
  • Rare Materials/Archives
  • Non-circulating Media
  • Reference: case-by-case basis
  • Puppets
  • Some media collections
  • Reserve


Loans: Free
Copies: Free - first 50 pages; may be fewer if oversized

Loan Period and Renewal
Monographs: 35 days, 1 renewal
Browsing Collection: 2 weeks; No renewals
Media: 2 weeks; No renewals

Lost Items
Material that is three months overdue is declared lost, invoiced, and no longer eligible to be returned in lieu of payment.  A $25.00 processing fee is charged in addition to the amount charged for the item.  Replacement copies are not generally accepted.


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