Boston Public Library
Requesting from MBLN Members
Borrowing and Circulating Information


While many items may be requested from MBLN libraries, there are exceptions based on owning library and format/age of material.

Boston Public Library

All materials are requestable with exception of:

  • Non-circulating Research Material
  • Kirstein Business Library
  • Walk-in Loans
  • ILL
  • Museum Pass
  • Reference Material
  • Equipment (laptops, eReaders, headphones, etc.)

Chelsea Public Library

All materials are requestable with exceptions of:

  • Items marked as Local Request
  • ILL
  • Museum Pass
  • Reference Material
  • Videos

Fisher College Library

All materials are requestable with exceptions of:

  • Course Reserves
  • Audiovisual Equipment
  • eBooks/Films on Demand
  • Reference Material
  • Harvard Museum Passes

Malden Public Library

All materials are requestable with exceptions of:

  • Limit on requests: 2 active request limit per borrower for DVD and Video
  • Local Request items: Hooked on Phonics, new titles, A/V,and DVD
  • ILL
  • Museum Pass
  • Reference Material

Boston Public Schools

No materials are requestable.


 

Roxbury Community College

All materials are requestable with exceptions of:

  • Course Reserves
  • Audiovisual Material
  • eBooks
  • Reference Material

 

Newman School

No materials are requestable.