Request a Book from Another CUNY Library

To request a book, please use the Classic Catalog and follow these steps:

  1. Select All CUNY Libraries (found toward the top of the page).
  2. Search for the book.
  3. When you find it, click on the title of the book.
  4. Then, click the Request link at the top of the page.
  5. Type in the barcode on your CUNY ID card and copy it as your password.
  6. Select LaGuardia from the drop-down menu as the delivery point (or another school, if you’d like to pick it up someplace else) and click the Go button.
  7. Click the Logout link at the top to log out of the Classic Catalog.
  8. E-mail notification will be sent to your student LIVE@LaGuardia email account when the book is available at the Circulation Desk.

To check the status of a hold, click My Account at the top of the screen.

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