question of the month

how do I place a hold from home?

Are you impatient to find the newest bestseller on the shelf?  Place a Hold on it, and the Library will reserve it for you.
  • Sign on to the Library's web site at
  • Search for the item.
  • Click on the title you want.
  • Click Place a Hold. 
  • At User ID, fill in your 14-digit Library card number, without any spaces.
  • Ignore Alternate ID information.
  • Fill in your 4-digit PIN number. (If you don't know your PIN, ask for it at the Main Desk.  For your protection, we can not give out PIN numbers over the telephone.)
  • Click Place a Hold on the red bar.

You will be notified when the item is ready to check out.  There is a $.65 fee for this service.  If you need assistance, contact the Library at 865-425-3455.