How to Check Your Account

  • Click on the My Account tab at the top of the Library Catalog screen. Select My Record for your general account information or one of the other options.
  • Type your library barcode number or username.
    Your library barcode number is located on the back of your Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library card.
  • Type your PIN.
    Your PIN is a 4 digit number. If you forget your PIN contact Library staff or you can click on the “Forgot your password?” link to have the password emailed to you.
  • Press the Enter key or click on the Login box.

For assistance with your library barcode and PIN, call 785-580-4424 or use the Ask a Librarian chat service.

Account Options
Use the options in the My Account tab or the My Account section of the right side dashboard to find more information about your account.

My Record – Click to check your name, address, and telephone information on record with the Library. To update your personal information, change the information on the form and click the “Submit Change Request” button. You can also visit the Check Out Desk at the Library or Bookmobile or call 785-580-4424.

This section also allows you to create or change your username, password, and opt in to allow the catalog to maintain a record of your reading history.

Items Out – Click to view all materials checked out on this library card and renew materials.

Requests – Click to view a list of requests or holds you have placed on library materials. You may also cancel holds on this screen or change the status to suspend holds until a later date.

Fees – Click to see if you have any late fees or informational blocks on your account. The Pay Your Fees button allows you to use SmartPay to pay your library fees or transfer money to your SAM account online.

Saved Searches – Click to view any catalog searches you have saved.

Log Out – Logs you out of your account

Go to the Library Catalog