Renew Checked out Material

In Person

Stop by the circulation desk and ask us to renew your checked out items.

By Phone

  • Call 815-942-6880 during business hours to speak to the circulation desk.
  • Call 888-542-7259 anytime renew an item using our automated system


  1. Please visit our catalog.
  2. Log in using your library card barcode number and PIN.
  3. Select “My Account.”
  4. Selected “Checkouts” in the left column.
  5. Check the box next to the item you want to renew.
  6. Press the Renew Items button.

Please note:  not every item can be renewed. This includes new items, items with holds, hotspots, STEAM kits, LaunchPads, Library of Things, and DVDs.