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Davidson Library Worldcat: Renewing an Item

Information about Davidson Library Worldcat, including how to search and create accounts.

Renewing an item

Renewing checked out library materials is easy with Your Library Account.  

Note: Interlibrary Loan, Reserve, and extended loan items, including those for a senior thesis, cannot be renewed with Your Library Account. For Interlibrary Loan items, see the label for renewal information or contact the Interlibrary Loan department directly (, or 704-894-2159. For Reserve and extended loan materials, bring the item back to the Information Desk and ask about renewal.

To Renew an Item:

  1. In Davidson Library Worldcat, log into Your Library Account by clicking Sign In on the top right corner.
    Don't yet have an account? Click here for instructions on setting up Your Library Account.A screenshot of the location of the WorldCat account sign in button
  2. After logging in, click My Library Account, on the top right corner.A screenshot of the WorldCat My Account page

  3. Your checked out items and due dates will be displayed. To renew, simply click the Renew button next to the item. Once successfully renewed, the new due date will be displayed.


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