Borrowing & Renewing Materials

Loan Periods for Library Materials


Library card holders can check out as many as 80 items and place up to 30 holds at one time! Materials that are not on hold for other users may be renewed for up to 5 additional checkout periods.


  • Connect to your account online. Login with your card number and PIN to renew items and review your materials.
  • Call the library Renewal Line with your card or ID number for live assistance during open hours at 503.697.6582.
  • Dial into TeleCirc, our 24-hour automated phone service, by calling 503.659.8634 on a touch-tone phone.