Renew a book
You can renew books, DVDs, CDs and other items online, with our app, by phone or at any of our libraries.
You can renew items up to 4 times in a row, for 21 days at a time, as long as no one has reserved it.
Borrower ID: when you log in to your library account you will be asked for your borrower ID. This is the letter and numbers above or below your library card's barcode.
- Log in to your library account.
- Enter your borrower ID and PIN numbers.
- Select 'Current Loans'.
- Select the items you'd like to renew and select 'renew selection' or choose to 'renew all'.
Renew with our app
If you have a smartphone or tablet you can download the Kent Libraries app from the Apple Store or Google Play. Then:
- Log in with your library card and PIN numbers.
- Go to 'My Account'.
- Go to 'Current Loans'.
- Select the 'renew' button next to the items you'd like to renew.
Renew by phone
- Have your library card and PIN to hand.
- Call 03000 41 31 31.
- Select option 2 (or * if you want to speak to someone).
- Select option 8 and follow the instructions.
Sign up for free email reminders
If you sign up for email reminders we will email you 3 days before your items are due back.
To sign up for reminders:
- Log in to your library account
- Go to 'Personal Details'
- Tick 'receive library notices by email'.