The Library catalog gives you access to all of the items in the Batavia Public Library, as well as the other 8 libraries in the LINC consortium. You can search the catalog, place holds, and renew material from the comfort of your home.


The following tutorials have been created by other libraries in our system to help illustrate some features of the LINC catalog.


Searching the Catalog How to search the Library catalog (4 min., 51 sec.)

Placing Holds  How to place a hold on Library materials (1 min., 24 sec.)
Email Notification  How to sign up for email notifications (1 min., 31 sec.)
My Account  How to review your Library account (1 min., 33 sec.)
Change your PIN  How to change your PIN (1 min., 30 sec.)
Renew Materials  How to renew your checked-out materials (1 min., 17 sec.)


The Library staff will be happy to assist you in using the Library Catalog; please ask your questions at the Reference Desk.


To learn more about using the Library catalog, register for Library Catalog Instruction, a 20-minute hands-on class in which you can learn to use the Library catalog to look up books and other materials. Registration is required. To register, please call (630) 879-4777, visit the Reference Desk, or register online.