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|Interlibrary Loan of Microfilm Collection
All newspaper microfilm and most other microfilm are available through interlibrary loan. There is a limit of five reels per patron. Requests for newspaper microfilm should include the name of the city, title of newspaper and dates needed.
OCLC Symbol: JFK
NUC Code: IHi
Member of the Rolling Prairie Library System (RPLS); ILLINET; LVIS; OCLC.
Phone: 217-785-7941 Fax: 217-557-1773
All requests for interlibrary loan of microfilmed materials
must be made via OCLC or ALA-approved interlibrary loan request
forms. We accept faxed requests of ALA forms. NO IN-HOUSE
FORMS OR TELEPHONE REQUESTS WILL BE ACCEPTED.
All loaned microfilm material must be restricted to LIBRARY
USE ONLY by the borrowing library. The loan period
for materials is on month from the date sent. A renewal of two
weeks is available if the material has not been reserved by
We send all microfilm in a shipping box. All microfilm must
be returned in a SHIPPING BOX. Padded envelopes
are not acceptable. Systems should leave the materials in the
shipping box until it reaches its final destination. There is
no charge for loans that are sent via ILDS to ILLINET Member
libraries, and we participate in Libraries Very Interested in
Sharing (LVIS). Reimbursement of postage and insurance is required
for all other loans. We also participate in the OCLC ILL automatic
Microfilm returned through the U.S. mail must be insured for the amount indicated on the form included with the material. Charges for services are also indicated on the form. This is the only invoice you will receive. A copy of that form should be returned with the material.