Request a Hold

Place a hold on an item and pick it up at a location of your choice.

To place a hold:

  1. Log-in to your account
  2. Use library search with keywords, titles, author names, and more
  3. A list of search results will load
  4. Select any catalog item in your results: A book, DVD, other any other holding
    1. If you want to limit search results to only show catalog items, you can search library catalogs directly
  5. A panel will load showing more options
  6. Go to the “Get It” section of the panel
  7. Select “Request”
  8. Input your Pickup Location, Not Needed After date, and any comments
  9. Select the Request button

You will receive an email to your UH account when the item is ready. Go the service desk at your pick-up location to claim the item you have on hold.

Please bring a valid Cougar Card or an accepted borrower’s card for proper check-out.