Interlibrary Loans

If you have questions, please read our interlibrary loan FAQs or contact Access Services at 415-485-3251 or [email protected]

Interlibrary Loans

When you need books or journal articles that are not available in our library or our bookstore, you may request them through interlibrary loan. Interlibrary loans are available for Dominican students, staff and faculty only.


MARINet is a consortium of libraries in Marin County from which Dominican students, faculty, and staff can check out books, ebooks, and DVDs. Participating libraries are:

  • Belvedere-Tiburon
  • Bolinas
  • Civic Center Library
  • Corte Madera
  • Fairfax
  • Inverness
  • Larkspur
  • Marin City
  • Mill Valley
  • Novato
  • Point Reyes Station
  • San Anselmo
  • San Rafael
  • Sausalito
  • Stinson Beach

If an item that you are looking for is not available at the Archbishop Alemany Library but it is available through MARINet a “Request this title” button will be present.

  1. Click "Request this title" button
  2. Enter: your name, the barcode number on the back of your Penguin Pass, and your PIN.  If this is your first time using MARINet you'll need to create a PIN.
  3. Choose "Dominican" as your pickup location.
  4. Submit your request.