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How to View Your Loans and Renew Books Online

When logged into QCAT, you can:

  • View items you currently have on loan and due dates
  • View your library fines/fees 
  • Renew books/items (i.e. extend your due dates)
  • View hold/recall requests you have pending
  • View your home address information (based on information sent to the Library by the Office of the University Registrar or Queen's Financial Services)

How to login and renew your loans

  1. Connect to QCAT at: http://qcat.library.queensu.ca/
  2. Click on the button (at top and bottom of each screen) labelled: View your Library Account
  3. You will be asked to type in the 14 digits of your Library patron barcode number (found on your student, staff or community borrower card; type the number without hyphens or spaces) as well as your last name.
  4. To renew items on loan, mark the appropriate check-boxes and click Submit.
  5. Exit from the Patron Information screen by clicking on the Logout button (located at both the top and bottom of the screen).

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Last Updated: 17 December 2010