Request an Item

There are several ways to search and request materials through the Library.

Choose from the Library's Collection

You can log into your online account and place a hold request for just about any item in our collection.

Request an item


Request a Purchase

Is the library missing something that you think we should have in our collection? Here's the place to tell us about it!

Request a purchase


Request Materials for Classroom Use

If you are a teacher at a Lake Bluff school and need multiple copies of one book for a student book discussion or another part of your lesson plan, the Lake Bluff Library is here to help.

Request Classroom Materials


Interlibrary Loan

Interlibrary Loan services are unavailable while the Library is closed.


Search WorldCat

If you'd like to search for an item but don't know what library might have it, then WorldCat is the way to go!

Search Worldcat