5.13 - Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

Royal Oak Public Library participates in the TLN Shared Automation System. Books and other resources owned by all libraries participating in the TLN shared automation online catalog and circulation system may be located in the online catalog. Registered borrowers in participating TLN member libraries may access this catalog and request these materials from any participating TLN library; borrowing restrictions vary from library to library.

Royal Oak Public Library participates in the MeLCat sharing program with other participating libraries throughout Michigan. MeLCat is available to Royal Oak Public Library residents through the online catalog and by contacting the library reference desk in person, by telephone or by e-mail.

Adopted 4-28-09; revised April 27, 2010; reaffirmed August 24, 2010; revised August 23, 2011; revised 7/22/2014; revised 823/2016.