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Suggest a Purchase


Suggest a Purchase

NOTICE: Digital eBooks & eAudio request can now be submitted through OverDrive, allowing notification of purchase, and the ability to place holds on these titles. To consolidate suggestions all requests should be submitted through OverDrive through the Additional Titles to Recommend feature. Additional Titles to Recommend is an available option through the Advanced Search option.

  • If you are unsure if the library owns the item you are requesting, please click here to search the online catalog or ask a staff member for assistance. 
  • Requests may take two to six weeks to process.
  • If you are requesting materials in a series or with more than one volume, please fill out a separate request for each item.
  • Please note that microfilm rentals or other prepaid requests must be made in person at the Reference desk.
  • Email Address Requirement: If the Rapid City Public Libraries are unable to fill your request and you would like to be notified, an email address is required.
  • To maintain a balanced collection, the Rapid City Public Libraries can consider 50 requested items per year per patron.

By Clicking the submit button, you verify that you have read and agree to the terms of the lending fees and copyright notice.

Name (required)
Email Address (required if you would like confirmation)
Phone Number
Library Card Number (required)
Preferred Format
2nd Choice
If you selected 'Other' Please specify
ISBN (if known)
Article Title (if magazine/journal)
Publication Date / Issue
Preferred Pickup Location? RCPL Downtown (610 Quincy St.)
RCPL North located in General Beadle (10 Van Buren St.)
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