Using the Library Catalog



Log in to Reserve, Renew, and View Your Account Information

  • Click on My Account.
  • Enter your APL barcode number, all 14 digits in a row without the spaces.
  • Enter your PIN, which is the last 4 digits of the primary phone number you provided the library when you applied for your library card.
  • Click login.

You should now be able to access your library account.   If you need help remembering which phone number the library has listed as your primary contact number, please call the Circulation desk at 610-820-2400 extension 5. 


Reserves and Holds
Reserve material in person, by phone
, or through the on-line catalog.  There is a $.50 charge for each reserve when you pick up the material.

Available material can be held at the Check-out Desk or the Drive-Through Window for quick pick-up. Phone the library or place a hold through the on-line catalog. Requests phoned in will be pulled and held immediately. Material reserved through the online catalog will not be pulled from the shelves until the following morning. 

All material may be renewed up to two times if no one else is waiting to use it. Renew in person, online, or by phone.  You will be blocked from renewal if you owe more than $10.00 in fees.