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Request an Item

Please complete this form to request materials that are not currently owned by Washoe County Library System, and we will do our best to fulfil your request. This form is intended for Washoe County Library users to request items for their own use.

Please use this form to request only physical materials (print, CD, DVD, Blu-ray), articles (magazine/journal or newspaper), or microfilm. If you would like to request an ebook or downloadable audiobook, please search for the item in the library's digital collection and follow the prompts to recommend a title.

We will attempt to obtain your requested item(s) through whatever means we decide is the most efficient, practical, and cost-effective. Usually, your request will be fulfilled either by borrowing the material from another library for your use, or by purchasing it for the Washoe County Library collection, in accordance with our Collection Development Policy. Requests for audiovisual materials will be considered for purchase only as we do not lend or borrow these items through interlibrary loan.

Please check your account to see when the item has been placed on hold for you. If we are able to obtain the item, this information should be available within two weeks. If it has been longer than two weeks and your requested item does not appear on your account, please contact the library for more information.

Please note: The publisher determines in which formats an item will be made available, if at all; we cannot guarantee that the item you request will be available in the desired format. If you are an author or publisher who would like to suggest or promote your materials for consideration, please contact Debi Stears, Resources Librarian.

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Print

RomanceBookCloud

Always-available ebooks in all romance genres

Digital Magazines

Instant access to your favorite magazines, now with thousands of new titles

OverDrive Ebooks and Audiobooks

Our main digital collection, with thousands of ebooks and audiobooks

The New York Times

Complimentary digital access to The New York Times

AudioBookCloud

A collection of always-available audiobooks for all ages

TechBoomers

Learn popular technology, apps, and websites with a senior focus

Small Engine Repair Reference Center

Detailed, user-friendly repair guides for all manner of small engines

NoveList Plus

Reading recommendations, series information, and more tools for readers

Mango

Learn one of 70 languages, including Spanish, Mandarin, and even Pirate

Lynda.com

Creative, business, and technology courses for in-depth learning

Computer Skills Center

Video courses to learn popular software and computer basics

WorldBook Online

With activities and a suite of research tools, it's more than an encyclopedia

TumbleMath K-6

Animated, narrated math stories and other elementary school math resources

TumbleBook Library

A collection of talking, animated picture books and ebooks for kids

TeenBookCloud

Ebooks, graphic novels, and more for teens and tweens

OverDrive Ebooks and Audiobooks

Our main digital collection, with thousands of ebooks and audiobooks

WorldBook Online

With activities and a suite of research tools, it's more than an encyclopedia

Brainfuse HelpNow

Live homework help, writing lab, test prep, and other student resources

Explora

Research resources and tools for students and teachers