Chapter 21. Renewal and Editing the Item’s Due Date

Table of Contents

Renewing via a Patron’s Account
Renewing by Item Barcode
Editing Due Date

Checked-out items can be renewed if your library’s policy allows it. The new due date is calculated from the renewal date. Existing loans can also be extended to a specific date by editing the due date or renewing with a specific due date.

Renewing via a Patron’s Account

1) Retrieve the patron record and go to the Items Out screen.

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Tip

Add "Holds Count" from the column picker to quickly see whether an item to be renewed has holds.

2) Select the item you want to renew. Click on Actions for Selected ItemsRenew. If you want to renew all items in the account, click Renew All instead.

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3) If you want to specify the due date, click Renew with Specific Due Date. You will be prompted to select a due date. Once done, click Apply.

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Tip

Renewal can also be done on the Item Status screen. See the section called Item Status (F5) for more information.