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How do I find an article?

If you know the name of the magazine that you’d like to find, type the name of the magazine in our catalog. If that title is available electronically, the listing will include a link to online resources. If you are looking for articles, type your search in the box above, and make sure you select Articles ... read more about How do I find an article?

How do I place a hold?

To request an item from a different SCLSNJ branch to be held for you to pick up, or to put yourself on the waiting list for a popular item, place a hold. After you find the item you're looking for, click on “Place Hold”. You will then be asked for your library card number ... read more about How do I place a hold?

How do I renew an item?

To renew items you have checked out you will need to log into your account. You will then be asked for your library card number and your PIN number. (If you don’t know your PIN, try the last 4 digits of your phone number, and if that doesn’t work call or email the library. We’ll ... read more about How do I renew an item?

How do I find materials?

The catalog search is automatically set to search for keywords. If you would like to search by author, title, subject, or series, click the down arrow and select your desired search and type in your information. The default search is set for all “Somerset County Libraries”. If you would like to search the catalog of ... read more about How do I find materials?

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