placing a hold
If you find the book you want on thebut it’s not currently available, you can place a hold on it by clicking the Place Request button. In the next screen, enter your library card’s barcode number and your library card password, and then click Log In. In the Pickup Library box, click the name of the branch where you want to pick up the book when it becomes available to you. Click Submit Request. Remember to click Log Out when finished using your patron account.
renewing your borrowed items
If there are no pending holds from other patrons, items will be automatically renewed for one lending period. Please bring items to your local branch to renew for additional time beyond the automatic renewal lending period.
Overdue library fines are 25 cents per day per item for adult materials. Anyone who accrues more than $10 in fines cannot check out additional items until the fines are down to under $10. You can check any outstanding fines on your POLARIS. Enter your library card’s barcode number and your library card password, and then click Log In. Click the Patron Account tab, and then click Fines & Fees. Remember to click Log Out when finished using your patron account.
blocked or expired account
If you log in to your patron account and a message says your account is blocked or expired, this simply means your account information needs to be confirmed. This can be done in minutes by bringing photo ID and proof of address to your local branch.