In-Library Holds Pickup

Step 1: Place a Hold / Request an Item

  • To place a hold online for a book, DVD, Blu-ray, or video game, simply follow these steps:
    • Find the item in Page1+.
    • Login to My Library Account with your Fanshawe username and password.
    • Click on Request.
      • Select Terms of Use and Date Not Needed After, then select Send Request.
    • View current requests and loans by logging in to My Library Account.
    • See our Page1+ User Guide for more details.

If you have any difficulties, please email us at for assistance.

Step 2: Pick Up Your Items

  • You will receive an email when your item is ready for pickup. Please make sure your email address is up to date.
  • Come to the Library Learning Commons (PDF) (F1066) to pick up your items during operating hours.
    • You will need to show your FANcard or government-issued photo ID to pick up your item.

If you would like someone else to pick up your items for you, email us at to make special arrangements.

If an item is not picked up within 7 weekdays of email notification, the hold will be released back into the stacks or will fill the next hold request.

Returning Your Items

The after-hours drop box is available 24/7 in the collection room.