How do I... renew Library books?

You can renew most books, videos, DVDs & CDs using the Library catalogue.

Step 1. Click on the link below
Step 2. Enter your Library barcode number (at the bottom of your card - enter without spaces) and enter your Library PIN then click on Login
Step 3. Click on Borrowed Items to see and renew your items

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Or renew by telephone on 020 7631 6239.

Please note:

  • You cannot renew Short Loan Collection (2 hour loan) or one day loan items.
  • If another Library user has requested one of the items you have on loan, it cannot be renewed. Make sure you return it by the due date.

Interlibrary loans

If you have borrowed items using the interlibrary loans service you can request a renewal by logging in to the Birkeck interlibrary loans service.