Passwords are needed to check your account or to place your own holds, either online or at the library. Your password may be any combination of numbers and letters, up to 14 characters. Passwords are case sensitive, which means that UPPER or lower case letters matter. A password is not needed to search the library catalog.
If you've forgotten your password, you may reset it online, or bring a photo ID to the checkout desk to have it changed.
To change your current password, log into your account. Choose My Account, then My Record. At the bottom of the page, choose Change Logon and follow the instructions.
Requests for materials may be placed online or by phone. To place a hold online, a library card and password are required.
To place a request online, first log into your account, and search our catalog for the materials you'd like to request. Once you've found the item you're interested in, click on Place Request on the right. Choose your pickup location from the dropdown menu, and click on Submit Request. The library will contact you when your item is ready to be picked up.
To place holds over the phone, call (218) 730-4200, and choose the appropriate option:
Most items may be renewed as long as no-one else is waiting for them. The new due date is based on the date you are making the renewal, NOT on the original due date. Materials may be renewed in person, by phone (call our automated Tele-circ system at 730-4200/option 2) or online.To renew library materials, please have the following ready:
To renew items online:Log into your account, then click on Items Out. On the right side you will see how many renewals you have left for an item. On the left, click on the check boxes next to the titles you want to renew, then click on Renew Selected Items. You can also renew all of your items by clicking on Renew All Items.
You can fill out an online application here!
Any authors, speakers, or performers can submit an application to our event coordinators. Please note that proposals must be submitted four months before the proposed program date. We are unable to respond to every application. If the library is interested in proceeding with your event, we will contact you. Thank you!