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So many books,

so little time!

- Frank Zappa

No worries! Renewals are quick and easy, right from home!

To renew library materials please visit

to log in to your account, or click here.


Your account credentials are your full library card number, no spaces,

and your PIN, is the last four(4) digits of your library card. 

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Once logged in you can select "Loans" under your account menu. In your Loans page, you will see "Renew Loan" beneath each listed item. When you click on this option beneath an item, that item will be renewed or you will get a pop-up message to let you know that the item is unable to be renewed. Each item must be renewed individually.

Items can be renewed up to 4 times as long as the patron card is in good standing, the library card is not expired, and the item is NOT on hold.

DVDs can only be renewed one(1) time


If you have any issues please call the library with your renewal questions so we can assist you. You can reach us during regular business hours at 251-410-READ (7323).

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“You can never get a cup of tea large enough

or a book long enough to suit me.”

― C.S. Lewis