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Visiting Scholars (reciprocal borrowing): For Scholars from SEPTLA Libraries

A guide explaining reciprocal borrowing privileges for visiting scholars


Contact the library at

Request to become a reciprocal borrower

Request materials for pick up (Lancaster onlyOr visit any location to search and check out materials

For further assistance with a request contact us via email at via chat or the Ask Us form

Borrowing Privileges

As an Reciprocal Patron you can borrow:

  • Up to 10 items at a time
  • Books check out for 14 days, with 1 renewal.
  • DVDs 14 day checkouts with 1 renewal.
  • Kits 14 days (may have an extended borrowing time with approval)