BALC and MIC

  • "BALC" denotes the Baltimore Academic Library Consortium, which has reciprocal borrowing among its members (see the red-starred ( * ) libraries on the "Other MD Libraries" page for a list of libraries with reciprocal borrowing).
  • "MIC" denotes the Maryland Interlibrary Consortium, which has daily book-shuttle service among its members. All MIC holdings are included in SHARC, the library catalog, and can be ordered using the "request" tab at the top of a catalog item record page. MIC currently includes Hood, Mt. St. Mary's, Loyola/Notre Dame, Columbia Union College and Villa Julie.