How to Suggest a Purchase

Please review the type of purchase options below.  We make every effort to accommodate your suggestion, but cannot guarantee the purchase of the materials requested. If you prefer, you may also visit or call your local branch during library hours to suggest an item for purchase.

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Link+

Nevada County Community Library offers Link+ ,a free service allowing patrons to borrow materials NOT available in our collection. Link+ is a cooperative resource sharing effort between over 60 California libraries, both public and academic. You can use your Nevada County Community Library card to place a hold in the Link+ catalog on a title owned by any member library.

2022 NEW FICTION

Suggest-a-Purchase

2022 NEW NON-FICTION

Suggest-a-Purchase

Complete a suggest a purchase form for new fiction books.  We consider all requests for purchase.  However, due to the high volume or requests received, we are unable to respond regarding the status of your request. If you would like to be on the hold list if the material is purchased, please include your name and library card number on the form as requested.

Complete a suggest a purchase form for new non-fiction books.  We consider all requests for purchase. However, due to the high volume of requests received, we are unable to respond regarding the status of your request.  If you would like to be on the hold list if the material is purchased, please include your name and library card number on the form as requested.

AUDIOBOOK, DVD, CD

media request

Complete a media request form for Audiobook, DVD and CD items.  We consider all requests for purchase. However, due to the high volume of requests received, we are unable to respond regarding the status of your request. If you would like to be on the hold list if the material is purchased, please include your name and library card number on the form as requested.

2001-2021 BOOKS

ZIP BOOK REQUEST

Zip Books

Zip Books, a program funded by the California State Library, is an innovative way for you to request books the Library doesn't own. 

We are not accepting Zip Books requests at this time, as the program is currently on hold. 

Interlibrary Loan Request

Interlibrary Loan Request (ILL) 

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, ILL requests could see delayed response/delivery times or potentially not be filled at all. Complete an Interlibrary Loan Request form online or request at any of our library branches.  

  • This is only for materials that are not in the Nevada County Library catalog. 
  • A $3 search fee is currently suspended and will not be collected if the item request is filled.  
  • Loan periods are set by the lending library and are usually 2-8 weeks.  Allow 10-14 days for delivery.   Renewals are dependent on the approval of the lending library. If you wish to renew your interlibrary loan materials, please email us several days prior to the due date to request a renewal.