What to do if the item I want is already checked out?
If an item is currently checked out or unavailable, you may place a hold by locating the item in the online catalog, then clicking the button.
Ask a librarian at the Information Desk if you need assistance.
Is there a charge to reserve an item?
No, placing a hold is free.
You may also check the hold status online at .
For additional information contact the Main Library at 510-293-8685 or Weekes Branch Library at 510-782-2155.
You may also submit a service request for this item in the 'Make a Service Request' area below.