How do I place a hold on a book?

How do I place a hold on a book?

You can place a hold on an item that is currently on loan, ie item with the status “DUE DD/MM/YY”. Follow the steps below to place reservation or hold on the item.

  1. Search for the item in LINC.
  2. Click [Request].
  3. Enter your student matric or staff number and PIN.
  4. Click [Submit].
  5. Click on the copy you want to request, such as the one with the earliest due date or the library you frequent.
  6. Click [Request Selected Item].
  7. Upon successful request, the below message will be displayed.
    1. Your request for [title] was successful.

Note: If there are other holds on an item e.g. DUE DD-MM-YY +1 HOLD, when you request the item you join the queue for the item becoming the second requester.