Answered By: CUHK Library
Last Updated: Dec 01, 2017     Views: 23

If you need a book but find that all of the copies are already on loan, you can make a request for it by following the steps below.

  1. On the Library Homepage, search for the book you need under the tab LibrarySearch.
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  2. Find the book you need.
     
  3. You must login in order to make a request. (What is my login ID and password?)
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  4. After you open the book record, click on “Request” in “Get It” tab.
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  5. Select a “Pickup Location” and click “REQUEST”. If you wish to have the system automatically cancel your request after a certain date, you may choose a date “Not Needed After” before clicking the “REQUEST” button.
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  6. A confirmation message “Request placed” will appear if the request is successful. An email notification will also be sent to you when the requested item is ready for pickup.
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Please note that holds on available items is limited to inter-branch book delivery only. For details, please visit: http://lib.cuhk.edu.hk/en/use/borrowing/interbranch.

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