To place holds on items at the library:
1. Search the library catalog to find the items you want or use our request form and let us pick for you.
2. Place a hold on the item(s)
3. After you are notified that your items are ready to be picked up, schedule a pick up time from the Downtown Library or visit the Library on Wheels at one of the scheduled locations. If you are placing holds on multiple items, we recommend waiting until all of your holds are ready for pickup before making your appointment.
In order to keep everyone safe and keep this service running smoothly, we ask that you follow these guidelines:
The Hartford Public Library is taking the following steps to ensure the safety of our customers and our staff: