Renew Online or by Phone

Renew Your Books, CDs and DVDs Online or by Phone

There are many ways to renew your material to avoid overdue fines! Learn all about them below.

Renew In Person

Bring the item(s) and your library card to the Circulation Desk at any of our four libraries and we will renew them for you.

Renew by Phone

Person to Person: Call the Circulation Desk at Central at (323) 722-6660, during library business hours.

Automated Renewal: Is it after hours or don't want to speak to a person? Try calling in to our automated renewal service at  (323) 887-4438. Follow the automated prompts to renew your items or review your account.  If you have questions or trouble with the service call in to the Circulation Desk. Please note: Only books are allowed to renew using the automated system.

Renew Online

Did you know you can renew your library items online by logging in and typing your Library Barcode (starting with 2378##########) and your personal PIN number? Try it now!

  1. Click on the link for Library Catalog.
  2. Type in your Library Barcode in the field labeled Username
  3. Enter the barcode number from the back of your library card (no spaces)
  4. Enter your PIN Number in the field labeled Password
  5. Click on Login
  6. Select the items you want to renew
  7. Click on Renew
  8. When finished click Logout in the upper right hand corner

Please Note:
Videos and DVDs can only be renewed once.
All other materials may be renewed two times if they have not been requested by other patrons.

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