Labor Day Closing
All Indianapolis Public Library locations will be closed on Sunday, August 31 and Monday, September 1 in observance of Labor Day, except for the InfoZone which will be open each day from 10am - 5pm.


Access My Account

We offer a wide variety of online services for the convenience of our borrowers. Login to the My Account section of the Online Catalog to view your account information and other services available to you as a registered borrower. A library card account number and PIN is required.

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Login to Your Account to view your account information and available services.

Items Checked Out

Find the current total number of items checked out on your card, how many are overdue and if any have aged to lost. From this service you may view a detailed list of each of your items and renew for additional loan periods. We cannot renew new Feature Film DVDs or items requested by other borrowers. If renewing online, be sure to check your detailed listing of checked out items after issuing your renewal command to make sure that all items were renewed.

Hold Requests

Determine the status of items you have requested. Displays requested items that are ready to be picked up, where to pick up, and how long we will hold them for you. A listing of your requests that are not yet available is also provided. You can also suspend requests that are not already "in transit" or "awaiting pickup.

Fines and Messages

Check any fines, fees and messages related to your account. If any charges are outstanding, you are also provided with an option to pay them online with a credit card (MasterCard, VISA or Discover). Profile Displays borrower name, default pickup location, card expiration date and email address, if provided. From Profile you can sign up for email notices, change email address or card PIN number.

Suggest for Purchase

Use the online suggestion form to tell us if there are titles you'd like to have added to our collection.

Interlibrary Loans

If you need a specific title that we do not carry in our collection, our Interlibrary Loan staff will check with other libraries to determine if we can get a temporary loan for you. Submit your request online through this service.

E-mail Notices

E-mail Notices are an optional way for you to be notified that items you have requested to be held for you have arrived at the pickup location.