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This is a page with instructions for how to renew your books online

How do I renew my books online?

1. Go to the Discovery System Search Page and sign in by clicking the sign in box in the upper right corner:



2. To sign-in to your library account, use these login credentials:

  • username: (5-digit number on the back of your Bryan ID card)
  • password: (You will be asked to set your own password the first time you log in.)

Community Patrons: Your password will be the 14 digit barcode on your library card. 


3. Once you are logged in, you can click on the "My Account" dropdown menu and you can see all of the functions available to you through your account login.



4. Clicking on "Checkouts" will return a list of all items you currently have out. Click the checkboxes for any that you wish to renew and click the "Renew items" Button at the bottom of the list.


Access Your Library Account Here

Your Library Account

Renewing FAQs

Students: Books can be renewed 2 times. DVDs have no renewals.

Faculty/Staff: Books can be renewed once. DVDs can be renewed 2 times.

Community Patrons: Books can be renewed 2 times. DVDs have no renewals.

Renewals are dependent on the lending library's loan rules. To request a renewal, email the ILL account ( 3 days before the due date with your book title and requested length of renewal. You will receive an email letting you know if your renewal request was approved or denied by the lending library.
  • Books: $0.10/day
  • DVDs: $1.00/day
  • ILLs: $1.00/day
Patrons with $3.00 or more in fines or items 3 weeks or more overdue will be blocked from checking out any items until the fines are paid and/or the items are returned.
Fines can only be paid at the library front desk. The library can only accept cash or check payments.

Renewal periods in all cases are the same as the initial loan period (3 weeks for books).

Items are subject to recall by the library after the minimum use period if there is a pressing need.


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Kevin Woodruff, M. Div, MS
OFFICE: Bryan College Library, Room 110
PHONE: 812-821-4512
Subjects: Christian Studies