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My Library Account

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  3. My Library Account

My Library Account is the part of Library Search where OU students and staff are able to:

  • View details of current loans
  • Renew current loans
  • Access search results you have saved to 'My Bookshelf'
  • Choose 'Edit Preferences' and set personal preferences for your use of the Library Search.

Document Delivery requests

To check the status of your requests from other libraries go to http://www.open.ac.uk/libraryservices/docdel/

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Contacting the helpdesk

Chat to a Librarian - Available 24/7

Other ways to contact the Library Helpdesk