Requesting Physical Materials

Requesting Materials Through the Catalog

Using the HCC library catalog, begin typing your search and select “All MnPALS Libraries” from the search locations that drop down. Locate the item you would like to request.​

  • Under “How to Get It” click “Sign In”
  • Sign in using your StarID and Password
  • Under “How to Get It” click “Resource Sharing”
  • Scroll to the bottom of the request form and click “Send Request”
  • Click “Submit Request” button
  • A copyright notification will appear
  • You must click “I Agree with the Terms” to complete your request
  • If you do not click “I Agree with the Terms” the request will not send.
  • When a book arrives, you will be notified by email. Items are kept at the Circulation Desk in the Library.

Using the Blank Request Form

​Using the HCC Library Catalog, click “Resource Request” in the top menu (or click the ellipses to view hidden menu options and click “Resource Request – Blank ILL Request”). This will access the blank resource request form.
  • Login with your StarID & Password
  • Select whether the item you are requesting is a Book or an Article.
  • Type all available information about your requested item (Title, Author, Publication Date, ISBSN, ISSN, Publisher, Volume, Issue, etc.) into the form.
  • Make sure that the “Preferred Local Pickup Location” is Hibbing CC Library
  • Make sure that the “Preferred Pickup Institution” is Hibbing Community College
  • A copyright notification may appear. If it does,
  • You must click “I Agree with the Terms” to complete your request
  • If you do not click “I Agree with the Terms” the request will not send