Douglas County Library System (Oregon)

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Place a hold

instructions on how to place a hold on library material
Place a Hold
  • Click in the Search the Catalog box on the home page or any branch library page. 
  • Enter author or title of material.
  • Select title if you would like to see more information.
  • Select Place Hold.
  • Log in to your library account using your library card number and PIN.
  • Select pick up location.
  • Click Place Hold.
  • A message will appear confirming your hold.
  • Patrons will receive notification of hold pick-up via email or phone only. Please make sure your contact information is current.

~To Check on Hold Status Using the Automated Phone System~

  • call 541-440-4353 to renew items and check holds using the automated phone system. For more details see below.
  • for staff assistance by phone call your local library.
  • in person

Using the Automated Phone System
You will be asked for your library card number and numerical PIN to access the following options:

  • Hear a list of items on filled holds and unfilled holds.
  • Hear a list of items checked out.
    Provides options to renew ALL your items or a specific item.