Interlibrary Loan

Book Requests

To request books (sorry no audio–visual materials) not found in the Westchester Public Library System fill out this interlibrary loan book form. Please verify your information by using any of the catalogs listed below. For further information please contact the Reference Department at 834–2281 or email us at  To suggest that we purchase a book, go to our Purchase Suggestion page.

  • Worldcat – Over 1 billion items in more than 10,000 libraries worldwide. Worldcat can show how close a copy is to a particular zip code but be aware the holdings of the public libraries in Westchester are not included in the “1 billion items.”
  • New York Public Library – One of the World’s great libraries. If you live or work in New York State, you are entitled to a card. You can even apply for one online.
  • Library of Congress – the library of record for the United States

Article Requests

Did you first check the Online Resources page for newspaper, magazine & journal articles? If that didn’t work, you can request a copy using this article form. Questions? Please contact the Reference Department at 834–2281 or email us at