MeLCat can be used by CMU affiliated patrons who are on campus users.
Global campus patrons should request the books and other materials that they need through their Documents on Demand (ILLiad) account We will ship to you materials from the CMU collections or we will get what you need from other libraries.
Global campus patrons who are Michigan residents and who are interested in using MeLCat in their area could check with their local public library about using MeLCat services.
Global campus patrons who are out of state could check with the libraries in their area to see if there is a similar library sharing service that they can use.
Note: All CMU affiliated patrons can also order books, theses, audio-visual materials, and more through Document on Demand's Interlibrary Loan service and the Documents on Demand (ILLiad) account. Items will be shipped to our Global Campus patrons.
MeLCat is Michigan's statewide union catalog and resource sharing project, designed especially for Michigan residents.
You can get to the MeLCat search page directly or use it inside your ILLiad Request Account to make your MeLCat requests.
You will receive an email when your item arrives. You can pick it up at the Checkout Desk, 2nd floor Park Library, during all other hours that the library is open.