How do I place a hold on an item?

Items can be placed on hold online, by phone, or in person.

  • To place a hold online:
    • Sign into your account and search for the title you are interested in.
    • Click on the orange “Place Hold” button.
    • Choose the pickup location and click on the blue “Submit Hold” button.
    • You will be notified when your hold is available to be picked up at the library.
  • To place a hold by phone:
    • Call the library, 304-535-2301 and a staff member will assist with your holds.
  • To place a hold in person:
    • The library staff at the Circulation Desk can help place your holds in person.

Patrons can place up to ten items on hold online.