Online Renewals 

To renew online, first you must have your library PIN emailed to you. Visit the "My Account" page and click on the "Email my PIN" link. Once you have your PIN, return to the "My Account" page and click on "Manage My Account." Please note that there is a limit of 7 renewals per journal and 10 per monograph before items have to be brought to the desk for re-checkout. 

In-person Renewals

Non-reserve items may be renewed at the circulation desk of any LSU Libraries' service point by presenting the items for renewal along with a current ID or public patron card. While electronic items cannot be renewed, they may be checked out again to the previous user as long as enough machines are available for other patrons.

Self-Check Renewals

Non-reserve items may be renewed using the self-checkout machine on the 1st floor.

The following materials may not be renewed:

  • reserve materials, including electronic items
  • items on hold
  • items held by borrower whose ID is blocked
  • materials that have been renewed up to ten times