Renewing a book loan

Inside your library book there is a date-stamped card, please return your book before the date shown.

You will receive an email reminder,  3 days prior to the return date of each item you have on loan.

If you wish to renew a book borrowed from MPH or Cheddon libraries

You may log into the library catalogue with your Library & Knowledge Services card number at

Self renewal

When logged in you will see details of any items you have on loan.

Follow the instructions on screen and make a note of the new return date. If your item has not renewed then contact the library to renew by telephone, email or in person.

You may renew a book loan up to 3 times.

  • We will need to see any book that needs to be renewed further.
  • Books that have been reserved may not be renewed.


Inter Library loans

Books that have been provided by other libraries through our inter library loan service will only be renewed at the discretion of the lending library. These can only be renewed by library staff and will not appear in your loan history record.