Place or Remove a Hold

If a copy of a title you are looking for is not available, you can place a hold.

Note: Your school determines whether or not you are able to place and remove holds.

To place a hold:

From search results or a title's details page, click Hold.
Search results with the hold button highlighted

To remove a hold:

From search results, a title's details page or your Holds page, click Unhold.

Search result with Unhold button highlighted


  • Your search results page might look different, depending on your version of the user interface.
  • To view Holds in the Standard version, select Main menu icon > Holds.

  • To view Holds in the Simplified version, select Main menu icon > My Stuff > Holds.