How to Place a Hold

Placing a Hold for Materials Online

Wayne Public Library users may place holds on materials by using library catalog computers within the library or online by visiting the Wayne Public Library Web Site.

Online, visit the library web site at go to Search on the menu at the top of the screen. Select the PALS Plus Consortium Online Library Catalog.
Search the library catalog by entering a title, author, or keyword and choosing the appropriate index to search by selecting from the drop-down box of indexes. Select the library you want to search by using the drop down box.

Once you have found the title that you want, click on the title to view the details for this selection, click on the Place Hold button on the left side of the screen.

Follow the prompts to enter your library card's barcode without spaces and your 4 Digit PIN number. Select the library where you wish to pick up your materials. If there are multiple parts to the item please put a check in the boxes of the parts you wish to receive.

Click the Place Hold button and your hold will be placed.

For further information on placing holds, please see our Circulation Policy or call our Circulation Department at 973-694-4272 ext. 5210.

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