Union Catalog Instructions

  • General Instructions

    • Libraries must check e-mail daily.
    • Libraries are asked to respond within 24 hours to all requests indicating whether you are filling the request or not to expedite turnaround time.
    • Loan period is 28 days.
    • No subject request will be honored. Researching should be done by requesting libraries.
    • One request = one book. If you need multiple copies, you may send multiple requests or place a request on SLS Connect.
    • One request = one school library.

    ILL Online Procedure


    Directions: ILL Online Procedure – Receiving Requests

    1. Answer and fill request promptly.
    2. Insert ILL request copy or router slip in book indicating date due.

    Request should be made in this order:

    1. Within your school district
    2. Within BOCES 1
    3. Within BOCES 2, GV BOCES, WFL BOCES, Rochester City School District
    4. Public, Academic or special libraries, should be requested through Wendy Petry, 585-383-6623 at the SLS office.