SD&G Library cancels book loan program

(SD&G County Library via Newswatch Group, File)

SD&G – Like many other libraries across Ontario, the SD&G Library is cutting its interlibrary loan service.

The program, which allows borrowers to request books, DVDs and other materials from another library, is cancelled immediately, the county announced Monday morning.

The library added that it will be longer accept ILLO (Interlibrary Loan Ontario) requests and current requests have been cancelled.

A 50 per cent budget cut to libraries was included in the April 11 provincial budget, which had to be done within the 2019-20 fiscal year.

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