Can’t Find It

Alternative Title Assistance

I’m looking for a book GCPL does not own, but I could use a book with similar information instead.

  • Personalized selection service to find you relevant materials
  • Free! No cost to you
  • Faster turn-around than Interlibrary Loan

Select Chat Now or Book A Librarian

Suggestions for the Collection

I’d like to request that the library purchase a specific title.

To Make a Suggestion, Click HERE.

Please let us know about materials you’d like to see in GCPL’s collection. While we cannot respond to each individual suggestion, we carefully consider customer input, and compile suggestions as part of our overall community-based collection building. Please note that most new titles are ordered within the month of publication. For follow up assistance regarding your requests or suggestions, or for additional information, please contact us. Read more about our general approaches to building the GCPL collection here.

Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Request

I’d like to borrow an older book, but GCPL does not own a copy.

To Make a Request, Click HERE.

ILL Quick Facts:

  • View the status of your ILL requests through your library card account
  • Requests can require up to six weeks, depending on the lending library
  • Customers are limited to five active requests at a time
  • Customer is responsible for any charges incurred for lost or damaged books
  • Renewals are limited, not guaranteed, and must be made before the item is due by contacting the ILL department at

For more detailed information about GCPL ILL Services, click here.