How do I Request items and place holds?

To place a hold or request an item, you can log in as a member and follow these simple steps.

* Please note there is a small charge for requests of 50p. This service is free for children and senior citizens.

 

To search the catalogue for items and place holds:

At the Top Right of the screen, Click in the empty search box to the Left of the Search button. Type in your search details (author, title etc) and Click Search.

 

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Wait a few seconds and a list of books will appear.

To place a Hold, (reservation) scroll down until you find the book you want. Click on the small box to the left of the book. Click on Place Hold.

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You may be prompted to log in again when placing your first hold. (please re-enter your membership number and pin)

Choose your pickup library from the drop down menu and Click Place Hold(s).

Click OK.

You can now repeat above steps to access your account and see your books that you have placed on hold.

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