Request a Book from the Library Service Center

  • Search for a title via the Books & More search page
  • View the results. You will see your title and its location at the Library Service Center. 

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  • Click the "Get this title" truck icon. 

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  • Enter your NetID or Library Card number and password when prompted.


  • Click the “Request” link under the "Get It @ Duke" column.

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  • Select your preferred library for picking up your book by clicking on the drop-down menu. The, click the "Place Hold/Recall Request" button. 

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  • On the following screen, you will see will receive a confirmation of your request. When your book is ready for pickup, you will receive an email notification.