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FAQ: My Library Account

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Briggs Library Reference
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Briggs Library, Box 2115
South Dakota State University
Brookings, SD 57007-1098

How do I log into My Library Account

Your library account allows you to view the items you have checked out of the library along with due dates and other information about the loans.

Begin from the library's homepage (

Click Library Account in the big blue Quick Search box.

Follow the on screen instructions to login.   

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How do I find out which books I have checked out?

Login to your Library Account

  • Follow on-screen instructions through the login steps.

Click the drop-down menu under your name in the upper-right corner of your account.

Select "My Loans." to view a  list of everything checked out to you.

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How do I renew my books?

Login to your Library Account as described above.

Click the drop-down menu under your name to select "My Loans.'

View the list of items you have checked out.

Click the Renew button to the right side of any loan that you would like to renew.


When the screen refreshes itself, the new due dates will display. If a due date has not changed, the item has not been renewed. See below for more information.

General information about renewals

Interlibrary Loan (ILL) renewals must be requested through the Interlibrary Loan office: 605-688-5573 or

Items that have been requested by another patron cannot be renewed.

Reserve items and laptops may not be renewed

Periodicals/Serials may not be renewed.

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