Entry from US English dictionary
A system in which one library borrows a book from another library for the use of an individual.
- Peripheral clusters entailed temporary, rather than permanent, access by being obtained from local libraries or through interlibrary loan.
- It offers a variety of ways to get at the texts, including library call numbers and interlibrary loan where needed, and also citation information in some cases.
- All 121 were retrieved through a library search or via interlibrary loan.
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Syllabification: in·ter·li·brar·y loan
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