Borrowing from other libraries


Best Bets:

Minuteman Library Network

Pine Manor College students, faculty, and staff can borrow books and other items from the 43 member libraries of the Minuteman Library Network.  Items you request are delivered to the Pine Manor College Library for your convenience.  
To get started:

  • search the online library catalog and identify an item you would like to borrow
  • click on "request" and follow the prompts
  • you will receive an email when the item is ready for you to pick up   


Books or Articles through Interlibrary Loan 

If an item is not available from the Minuteman Library Network or through the library databases, you may request it via interlibrary loan:



Other Options:

Commonwealth Catalog (ComCat)

ComCat allows you to borrow books, DVDs and other items from libraries across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Items you request through ComCat are delivered to the Pine Manor College Library for your convenience. To learn more and search the ComCat catalog click here

Boston Public Library (BPL)

Massachusetts residents and students residing in Massachusetts while attending school are eligible for a Boston Public Library card and eCard.  Learn more by clicking on the links below:

If you need assistance, please feel free to ask at the circulation desk or email cmorse@pmc.edu