Library catalogue help - how to use the other features on your account

How to change your password

  1. Go to the library account log in page and sign in to your account.
  2. When logged in click on the 'update my password' link.
  3. Enter your existing password, your new password, and then re-enter your new password to confirm it. Then click on the submit button.
  4. Your password should now be updated.

How to sign up for email notices

  1. Go to the library account log in page and sign in to your account.
  2. When logged in click on the 'update my information' link.
  3. Enter in your email address and then select the option for receiving notices from the library by email. Then click on the submit button.
  4. You should now have signed up to receive email notices on your library account.

Signing up has a number of advantages:

  • You will receive information like your request pickup notices much sooner.
  • We will send you a reminder email notice 4 days before your books go overdue and 2 days before DVDs go overdue. These reminders are only available by email.
  • You will help us save money and protect the environment by not printing and posting letters.
  • You can receive our monthly e-zine which has information on new books, events, competitions etc.

How to look at your reading history

This allows you to view a list of everything that you have borrowed from the library:

  1. Go to the library account log in page and sign in to your account.
  2. When logged in click on the my reading history link.
  3. Your reading history is listed from the top of the page with the oldest material you borrowed from the library service being displayed first and then working down to the most recent material.

How to check your fines

  1. Go to the library account log in page and sign in to your account.
  2. When logged in click on the 'unpaid fines and bills' link.
  3. You will then see a detailed breakdown of any fines or bills that you have incurred.
  4. Always remember to log out when you are finished.