Kirkwood students, faculty, and staff have access to over 150,000 eBook titles through EBSCOhost's eBooks and Project MUSE.
This function will do two things:
If the book is checked out to another user, the "Place Hold" will have the library save the book for you when it is returned.
If the book is not checked out, the "Place Hold" will have the library pull it from the shelf and send it through campus mail to the campus or center you request.
Follow the directions below to place a hold on a library item.
Books: 1 semester, or until recalled by another user
Reserve items: No reserves for Spring 2021
Magazines and journals: No magazine/journal checkout for Spring 2021
Graphing calculators: 1 semester. ($20 cash deposit is being waived for Spring 2021). Please fill out graphing calculator request form before coming in to check out.
Cedar Rapids Library: Laptops may be checked out for 4 hours, with no overnight checkouts. Subject to availability. Please fill out laptop agreement.
Iowa City Library: Laptops may be checked out for 4 hours, with no overnight checkouts. Subject to availability. Please fill out laptop agreement.
Hotspots: We have hotspots available for student use, for semester-long checkout. To make sure there is a hotspot available for you, you may submit a hold in our catalog. Scroll down to the "Place Hold" button, click on it, and fill out the form.
Reference and Special Collections: for use in library only.
Miscellaneous other resources