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Tri-C Library Services: Patron Services

Information about your Tri-C libraries, including hours, locations, phone numbers, services, reserve materials, fines, and more.

Intercampus Loans

You may request books and media (DVDs, CDs) from any Tri-C campus library through the Tri-C online catalog.

Delivery Time: 3-5 business days

OhioLINK and SearchOhio Loans

Books and media not available in a Tri-C library may be requested from OhioLINK or SearchOhio.

  • OhioLINK, Ohio academic libraries that share resources


  • SearchOhio, Ohio public libraries that share resources.

You will receive a message in your Tri-C email account when the requested item is ready for pickup at the Tri-C Library's Circulation Desk. Requested items will be held for a limited time.

Delivery time: 3 to 5 business days

InterLibrary loan

Some books, media, and articles are not available from Tri-C, OhioLINK, or SearchOhio but may be available from other libraries. For more information, contact a librarian.

Lending Policies

All students, faculty, and staff of Tri-C may borrow materials from the Tri-C libraries with valid Tri-C ID. All residents of Cuyahoga and adjoining counties may borrow materials from the Tri-C libraries with registration as a community patron using a driver’s license or State-issued ID.


Please consult a librarian for assistance with any library service.