The Van Pelt and Opie library offers a proxy service for faculty and persons with disabilities (including temporary) who are affiliated with Michigan Technological University. A library proxy may do the following:
- Borrow, renew and recall items from the Van Pelt and Opie library collection
- Place requests for articles or loans in ILLiad
- Pick up materials on hold from the Library Service Center
- Request renewals on interlibrary loan (ILL) borrowed items
Authorizing patrons may designate any active affiliate as their proxy. The designator will notify the Van Pelt and Opie Library if the proxy’s status changes via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Changing or renewing proxies requires submission of a new request form.
Proxy accounts are valid through August 14th of each year. To request a proxy account please provide the following information: