Interlibrary Loan

2 hands holding a book over OntarioAre you looking for an item that our library does not have in its collection? We can borrow items from other libraries in Ontario for you through Interlibrary Loan (ILLO).

You can request up to 5 interlibrary loans per month for pick up at our Library-to-Go service.

Request an Interlibrary Loan (ILLO)

Search for Interlibrary Loans

  • Sign in to your ILLO account using your username and password to search for materials.
  • TIP: Sign into your account with the last 6 digits of your library card as the User ID and the last 4 digits of your phone number as the PIN.
  • If you do not have an ILLO account, you can request one using the form below.

Get an Interlibrary Loan (ILLO) Account

Anyone with a valid Huntsville Public Library card can sign up for an ILLO account.

Fill in the form to create an ILLO account

Once you have filled in the form, our staff will contact you with your ILLO username and password.

More Information

Terms and Conditions
  • There is a limit of 5 ILLO requests per month per cardholder.
  • ILLO materials can be renewed once for 3 weeks. Renewal requests must be made 7 days before the due date. *Note* Renewal requests are determined by the owning library, not all renewal requests may be accepted.
  • You can request all types of library materials including: books, DVDs, CDs and audiobooks on CD. We will not accept requests for the following types of items:
  • You cannot request materials that Huntsville Public Library already owns, with the following exceptions:
    • Materials for a book club.
    • Items that have been lost or damaged.
  • Items you request must be at least 12 months old. If there is a title that you would like that was published recently, consider making a purchase request through your library account.
  • Requests of rare, fragile, or valuable materials are at the discretion of the owning library and may or may not be filled. 
  • Loan periods are set by the owning library.
  • Requested materials may take 3 to 6 weeks to arrive.
  • Not all ILLO requests can be fulfilled.
  • Overdue charges for ILLO materials are $1 per day per item.
  • If you do not pick up your ILLO request, you will be charged a No Pick Up Fee of $5.
  • The owning library sets costs to replace lost or damaged materials.
  • Please be advised: Failing to observe these Terms and Conditions may result in losing ILLO privileges.
Interlibrary Loan Policy
View Our Interlibrary Loan Policy

Library Hours (Beginning Week of July 19, 2021)


Day Library-to-Go Hours  In-Person Browsing Hours
Tuesday 10 AM - 12 PM & 1 PM - 4 PM | CLOSED from 12 - 1 PM  1 PM - 4 PM
Wednesday 10 AM - 12 PM & 1 PM - 4 PM | CLOSED from 12 - 1 PM  1 PM - 4 PM
Thursday 10 AM - 12 PM & 1 PM - 4 PM | CLOSED from 12 - 1 PM  1 PM - 4 PM
Friday 11 AM - 1 PM & 2 PM - 5 PM | CLOSED from 1 - 2 PM  2 PM - 5 PM
Saturday 10 AM - 12 PM & 1 PM - 4 PM | CLOSED from 12 - 1 PM  1 PM - 4 PM


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