Interlibrary Loans

Interlibrary Loan System

Login to our Interlibrary Loan System using your Portal username and password to place requests and check on the status of requests.


Who May Use this Service?

The interlibrary loan service is limited to members of the Castleton community, including students, faculty, staff, and administrators. Other patrons are encouraged to place interlibrary loan requests through their local public library.

Login to our Interlibrary Loan System using your Portal username and password to place requests and check on the status of requests.


What May I Borrow Through Interlibrary Loan?

Books and journal articles are the most commonly borrowed items. DVDs and VHS tapes are also sometimes available. Policy prohibits the library from requesting course textbooks. Most libraries will not lend rare items.

Interlibrary Loan Policy 


To Request an Article

For periodical articles not available in the library or through our databases, click on the Request through interlibrary loan link within Castleton OneSearch or our databases, or use the Interlibrary Loan Article Request Form to enter information about the article (you will be prompted to login to our Interlibrary Loan System using your Portal username and password). 

Check the Journal Titles A-Z list to determine whether or not the library provides access to the journal.  If you need help with this process, contact a librarian.


To Request a Book or Audiovisual Materials

To place a request for a book or audiovisual item found in the Library Catalog, click on "Place Request" or "Place hold" within the item view.  

For books and audiovisual materials not available in the library, search WorldCat for the title and click on the Request Item through Interlibrary Loan button, or use the Interlibrary Loan Request Form to enter information about the title (you will be prompted to login to our Interlibrary Loan System using your Portal username and password). 



For questions about interlibrary loan policies and procedures, contact Franny Ryan at (802) 468-1359.