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Your PIN and Account

In order to access your online account. You need a PIN Number. 


How do I get a PIN Number?

You must request your PIN number in person at any EPPL facility. You must have a valid EPPL card in order to get a PIN. PIN numbers and EPPL Cards are free.


What is a PIN Number?
A PIN (Personal Identification Number) is a four-digit number that you choose while at the Service Desk at your local library. This four-digit number along with your library card number can help you access your library account online while you are at home.

Why do you need a PIN ?

With your PIN and library card number you can:
  • Check online for books that are available.
  • Request books and other items.
  • Renew your items.
  • Check to see if you have items overdue, and fines.
  • Make changes to your address, phone number and email address.

E-mail notices will be sent from time to time about library services. So, don’t forget to give your email address to the library staff.

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