Buena Vista University
BVU Library

610 W. 4th St.
Storm Lake, Iowa 50588


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Renew Books

Step-by-step instructions for renewing items checked out from BVU Library:

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1. Click on the "Renew My Items" link on the left side of the screen.

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2. Enter your username and password, then click the "Login" button.

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3. Click on "Renew/View Items Out" on the bar near the top of the screen.

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4. Click the checkbox on the blue bar to renew ALL titles. Or, click the checkbox beside each individual title that you'd like to renew and click the renew button located at either the top or bottom of the list.

5.  A new date will now appear, indicating the new due date for the item(s).

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6. Click the Logout button in the top right corner to exit the system.

PLEASE NOTE: Reserve items that are already past due cannot be renewed via this method. Please return books and articles from the reserve collection as soon as possible!