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Hold an item for pickup in OneSearch

The library will gather items for you to pickup or have shipped to you. To get the process started, find the items in OneSearch and put them on hold. See instructions below.

1. Use OneSearch to find library materials.
    When you find something you want to check out, click on the title to get more information and options.

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2. Click the Place Hold - Request Item button. 

place hold - request item button


3. Before you can place a hold, you need to login to your account.
   Pick the option: Login with Stetson Username and Password.

login screen

4. Login using your Stetson username and password.


5. Next you see the Hold Request form. If you are a student taking online courses or a professor teaching online courses, you may request that the library ship books to your home address. Add address information in the note are please. Click Submit.

Hold screen

5. The hold is placed!
    You will get an email from when it is ready to be picked up. 

Requesting that library materials be shipped to you

The library will ship materials from our collection to the home address of students who are taking courses online. We will also ship library owned materials to the home address of faculty who teach online.

Search for library materials using One Search at the library's website. Use the information to copy and paste title, author, and call number information into the form.

  • Items available to be sent through the mail will have the location Shelves in OneSearch.
  • Items with the location Reference Shelves or Reserves, will not be sent by mail.
  • Other locations, such as Government Documents or Feature Film or Video Nonfiction Collection, are loaned at the discretion of library personnel.

If available for loan, the item will be mailed to you within 48 hours with a due date for the item to be returned. 

Please note:

  • The requester assumes the cost of shipping materials back to the library. A shipping label will be included with the material. Your account will be billed for the replacement costs of non-returned items.
  • Many public schools, organizations, and businesses have firewalls that prevent the submission of forms. If you get an error message when using the form, email your request (your name, mailing address, title and call number of books you need) to

Have a question? Ask a librarian! Email Call or text 386-747-9028.