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Last Updated: Jul 06, 2016     Views: 494

Yes! If you have a vaild San Antonio Public Library card in good standing, you may make use of our InterLibrary Loan program. If you are seeking an item not owned by the San Antonio Public Library, this program allows you to borrow items from libraries all around the United States. Feel free to call the library at 207-2500 to learn how this program works, or go to this link for more information: http://sapl.sat.lib.tx.us/screens/illhome.html.

Here is a video explaining how request an ILL:

 You may also borrow items through a program called TexShare. If you have a valid San Antonio Public Library card, or are eligible for one, you can apply for a TexShare card. The TexShare card allows you to check out up to five items at a time from libraries that participate in the TexShare program. Please call the library at 207-2500 to learn more about this program. This link also has helpful information about TexShare: https://www.tsl.state.tx.us/texshare/index.html