Libraries Bounce Back

Most LINKcat libraries are offering curbside pickup. Some libraries have re-opened or are planning to re-open. Learn more about curbside pickup and library re-openings.

Tips for finding local materials in LINKcat:Libraries bounce back logo

  • From the search results page, go to Available on shelf on the left side of the screen. Click your library's name to display titles that are currently available at that library. (If necessary, click more at the bottom of the list. In the pop-up box, select A-Z in the Sort by box to sort alphabetically.)
  • At the top of the screen, click the Library dropdown and optionally, choose a library to see its copies first when you're viewing a title in LINKcat.
  • Suspend your holds if you don't need them right away.
  • For more tips on searching in LINKcat, check Searching LINKcat
  • Contact your local library if you need additional help with LINKcat.

See below for information about LINKcat due dates and holds, as well as electonic resources:

  • Most libraries have extended due dates in LINKcat for items that were checked out as of March 16, 2020 or later. To see due dates, check your LINKcat Dashboard.
    • In the upper right-hand corner of LINKcat, choose My Dashboard. If prompted, log in to your account. Click Checked Out from your Library Dashboard.
  • Please contact your local library for information about picking up holds from your library.
  • During this time, downloadable audiobooks and ebooks are accessible 24/7 with a library card.
  • In addition, a number of online resources are accessible 24/7 to everyone with a library card from a LINKcat library.
  • Your local library may provide additional online resources. Please check your library's website for more information.