We’ll Get It For You

If you have searched our catalog and the item or items you are looking for are not available there are a couple ways we can fulfill your request:

Suggest a Purchase

If you would like an item added to the library’s collection you may suggest we purchase the title.

Suggest A Purchase

Interlibrary Loan

Library card holders can request materials from other libraries using our SWIFT system. Please refer to the Interlibrary Loan Policy for additional information.

Place A Request Now

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How long will it take?  It takes an average of 10 days.
  • How many items can I request?  Up to seven (7) may be active at one time.
  • How much does it cost?  Requests filled within Colorado are free. Requests filled out of state cost $5 each and require patron’s pre-approval of payment before processing.
  • What types of items are not available through Interlibrary Loan?  Items owned by the Estes Valley Library, best sellers, new releases, and downloadable items.
  • How will I know my item has arrived?  You will be notified by phone or e-mail when the item arrives.
  • How long is the loan period?  Loan periods vary and are determined by the lending library.
  • Can I renew my interlibrary loan?  No.
  • What if I cannot find what I want in SWIFT?  Complete the Create a Request form in SWIFT, and we will search for the item for you.