Library System: How Do I ... Renew a Book?

How do I ... Renew a book?
In addition to renewing your books in person at your local library, you may renew your books and other materials by telephone or online.
Telephone Renewal

Library System of Lancaster County 24-Hour Telephone Renewal Service
To renew materials or get more details on your library account, dial 717-394-1721,  then press the following keys:
Press 1 to renew materials
Enter your 14-digit barcode number for individual items. For all materials on your record, Press #. If the item is overdue, appropriate fines will be attached to your record. Items will be due two weeks from today's date.
NOTE: Not all items can be renewed with the Telephone Renewal System. Some reasons an item may not be renewed are: another borrower has requested the item; that type of material is not eligible for renewal; you already renewed the item once; or, because of overdue fines on your record.
When this service is unavailable, items must be brought to your local library for renewal. Fines will be charged for overdue material.
Press 2 to see your checked out items
Press 3 for holds ready for pickup
Press 4 for fines you owe
Press * to return to the main menu
If you are unable to renew your items, please call your local library.
For more information on library procedure, consult Library Circulation Policies.
Online Renewal

Content Last Modified on 4/28/2011 4:19:07 PM

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