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Renewing Library Items

"Renewing" means extending the loan period of your borrowed library items.  To renew your checked out library items, you need to set up a Discovery account


If you have not set up a Discovery account, click on the arrow below to learn how


Creating a Discovey Account

To create a Discovery account:

  • Click on 'Set/reset password' found in the 'Sign In' box on the right
  • A new window will appear 
  • Enter your student ID number in the 'User Name' field and click on 'Request new password.' Note that your student ID number will always be your username in Discovery
  • A link to establish your password will be sent to your email account
  • Log into your NDNU email account and use the link provided to establish your new password. The email + link might take a few minutes to arrive so hang in there

Logging Into Your Discovery Account

Once you have created your Discovery account:
  • Use the 'Sign in' box to the right to log in
  • Once you are logged in, click on the right pointing 'Next' arrow below



Renewing Your Library Items with your Disovery Account

Now that you are logged in:

  • Use the button on the top right of the page with your name on it to view the 'My Account' option
  • Simply click on the 'Renew' button to renew your library items
  • You're done, good job!