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Holds Pick-UP

Hi, I'm Janet. I'm the Assistant Director and I'm here to help you get the holds you want. Learn below how you can pick up your holds at our holds shelf in the Library, or at our drive-up window. Contact us at or call us at 630-232-0780 if you have questions.

How to Get Your Holds

  • Pick up your holds inside the Library or at our drive-up window.
  • We will notify you by email or phone when your materials are ready for pickup
  • Pick up your materials at the location you have selected

Drive-up Window Service

To use drive-up service you must select "Geneva Public Library District Drive-Up Window" when placing a hold.

Window hours are:

  • 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday
  • 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday
  • 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday
  • 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

We hold items for 7 days.

Holds inside the Library

To pick up your holds inside the Library you must select "Geneva Public Library District" when placing a hold.

  • Pick up your holds at the shelves near the welcome desk on the first floor.
  • Check them out at the self-check kiosk or welcome desk.
  • We hold items for 7 days.

Change Pickup Location

  • Log into your account and click on "My Preferences" on the left.
  • Select the holds you want to pick up at the new location by clicking on the box on the right of each title
  • Click on "Preferred Pick Up Location"
  • Select the new location using the drop-down menu, and click "Update My Preferences"

Contact us for help or to place items on hold. Email us at or call us at (630) 232-0780