Borrowing Material Using Loanshark
What is Loanshark?
- FREE service from the State Library of Louisiana.
- Exception is photocopy charges.
- Registered patrons may browse the collective catalog of all La. parishes.
- Borrow items and check the status of those requests.
Login to Loanshark
- Use Loanshark login if already registered to use this service.
- Users may view the status of their requests through the My Account section in Loanshark.
An alternative option to borrow items or for purchase requests is to use the option in the library's online catalog.
Register for Loanshark?
- Complete the form below.
- Once the account is processed, you will be contacted via email or phone.
- Processing may take up to 5 days.
- Username notes: Library Card is preferred as the unique username. Symbols and spaces are not compatible with system. Please limit to 10 letters/numbers.
- The form below is limited to Calcasieu Parish residents.