How to Place a Hold

If you have found an item in our catalog you would like but it is checked out by someone else and you would like to have it reserved/held for you when they return it, follow the steps below:

  • Online: By Phone: call the library at (830) 438-4864 with your name and/or library card number.  A staff member can check for the item you are interested in and place the hold on the item for you.
    • Click on Catalog

    • Click on Login in the upper right corner

    • Type Your library card number

    • The password is your last name

    • Search the catalog for the item you wish to hold

    • Click on the title and a separate box will appear with the information about the article

    • Click on the Reserve Title box

    • You will select how you wish to be notified and then click Place Reserve.

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