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Close The East Branch will close at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 30 and reopen at 7 p.m. for a special Library Loud event

East Branch will return to regular service Wednesday, October 31 from 12 p.m.-8 p.m.

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Renewals

Online

  • Log into your account
  • Enter the numbers on the back of your library card (no spaces) and your Personal Identification Number (PIN).
  • If you do not have a PIN, enter your library card number and Submit. You will be prompted to enter a new PIN.
  • From within your account, select the boxes next to the items you want to renew.
  • Click on the Renew Selected Items button.
  • Overdue items can be renewed, but fines will be calculated.

By Phone

  • You will need your library card number and the barcode numbers of the books you want to renew.
  • Dial 414.277.0183
  • Follow the voice prompts.