Getting Started

Using the Online Catalog

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My Account & My Lists

Go to the catalog and click on My Account to:

  • Manage your physical and digital checkouts and holds in one location.
  • View items you have checked out and when they are due.
  • Renew all of your library materials.
  • Modify, cancel, and check the status of your holds.
  • Change your PIN.
  • View and pay current bills.

Go to the catalog and click on My Lists to:

  • Created customized lists of items in the catalog.
  • Maintain a list of items to place on hold.
  • Organize lists by subject.
  • Place multiple holds all at one time.
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Quick Tips

  • Need a PIN? Call a LA County Library location, request a PIN online, or click on “Forgot my PIN” when attempting to log in.
  • Sign up to receive email notices when your holds are available and library materials are due. Currently, print notifications are not available.
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Renew Materials

Go to the catalog and click on My Account where you can renew materials on or before the due date.

  • Books, DVDs and CDs can be renewed three times, magazines only once.
  • Digital checkouts can be renewed if items do not have holds.
  • You cannot renew items that have holds.
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Place & Manage Holds

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Search the Catalog

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