Interlibrary Loan

To request an item on interlibrary loan complete this form and click “Email Form” below.

Your contact information.

Your Name:
City: State: Zip:
Phone:  Email:

Please include at least the title and author for the item you are requesting.

Type of material: Fiction Non-Fiction Juvenile
Publisher: Pub. Date:
Edition: Price:

Failure to answer the following questions may delay your request.

Is there a date after which you no longer want the item?
Yes No  
If yes, please indicate date here:

Interlibrary loan will take a minimum of 2 weeks to as many as 6 weeks. If, for example, you need an item for a research project with a due date please indicate the date after which you will no longer have use for the item.

Will you accept a substitute?
Yes No

If the exact title you request is not available, may we substitute a similar title or edition?

Will you pay out-of-system charges?
Yes No

By selecting “yes” you will incure a $2.00 fee for items not found within the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System. If you select “no” we will not search beyond the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System member libraries to fill your request.

Verify that you have a valid Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System card by checking this box

Because we are borrowing material from another library on your behalf, you must be an Olean Public Library patron in good standing to use this service.


You may submit this information by clicking Email Form below or by faxing to (716) 372-8651.

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