Access your online account here.

For more instructions or to request a PIN, see the steps below.

 

Access Your Library Account
Renew Your Items
Reserve Items
Email Reminders
Text Reminders
Review an Item

 

Request a PIN to renew & reserve:

To set up online access for reviewing, renewing or reserving books from home, please email, call, or stop by and ask a staff member for a PIN.

 

 

Access your library account:

  1. Visit the library’s website and click on the red catalog icon or go directly to our your account here.
  2. Click on the Log On button in the upper right corner.opac home RED
  3. Enter your 8-digit barcode number. This will be the 8 numbers in front of the very last digit of the barcode. Note: If you would prefer to choose a username instead using the 8 digit barcode, please let us know and we will set that up for you.
  4. Enter your PIN (please email us if you don’t have a PIN)
  5. Click the Log On button.log on screen RED

 

To renew items:

  1. Access your library account following the instructions above.
  2. Click on the Items Out tab.select items red
  3. Mark the box next to the items you wish to renew or click the select all button.
  4. Click the Renew Selected Items button.
  5. Note: Renewing may not work if an item is on reserve for another patron, has been renewed the maximum number of time, or if your account exceeds the number of overdue items, is over the maximum fine, or is expired. Please call the library at 712-722-2138 if you have difficulties.

 

To reserve items:

  1.  Access your library account following the instructions above.
  2. Search for the item you wish to reserve.
  3. Click on the title of the item in order to open the full details.reserve RED
  4. Click on the Reserve button on the right side of the screen.
  5. Note: Please use the “Reserve this item” option for items that are currently checked out. We encourage you to browse the shelves and select all other items for yourself.

 

To set up email reminders before items are due:

*or call us and we’ll set it up for you*

  1. Access your library account following the instructions above.
  2. Click on the Account tab.email everything
  3. Enter your email address and verify it.
  4. Check the box to Remind me by email…
  5. Enter the number of days before items are due that you would like the email.
  6. Click save.

 

To set up text reminders before items are due:

*or call us and we’ll set it up for you*

  1. Access your library account following the instructions above.
  2. Click on the Account tab.text everything
  3. Enter the number of days before items are due that you would like the email in the box on the top section.
  4. Enter your mobile phone number in the box on the top section.
  5. Select your Mobile Phone Carrier from the drop down menu.This will automatically fill in your text message address. If your carrier is not listed in the menu, select I know my Text Message Address from the menu and manually type your address in the Text Message Address box below.
  6. Select the boxes in from of “Text me when my items are due back” and “text me when a reserve is ready for pickup.”
  7. Click save.

To review an item:

  1.  Access your library account following the instructions above.
  2. Search for the item you wish to reserve.
  3. Click on the title of the item in order to open the full details.
  4. Click on the “Write a Review” icon.full details box
  5. Select a star rating (1-5)review
  6. Write a review.
  7. Click “Save
  8. This message will appear “Your review was successfully submitted.” Please note that it won’t appear on the website until it has been approved.