Catalog Help

This page will be continually updated as issues are reported and corrected. Check back for the latest status.

I would like to keep a list of my previous check-outs

  • Log into your library account
  • Choose the “Account Preferences” tab
  • Choose the sub-tab “Search Preferences”
  • Click the check box next to “Keep history of checked out items?”

The list begins keeping track of what you’ve checked out from that point on (it doesn’t work retroactively).

To see the list of items you’ve previously checked out:

  • Log into your library account
  • Choose the tab “Items Checked Out”
  • Choose the sub-tab “Check Out History”

Email notifications

Current status: Up

You can log into your account online at to check the status of holds and checked out materials.

You may also call to check the status of your account, 541-917-7580.

Logging in to online account

  • Your library card number must be entered in all caps (ex. PALBO000123456); if your computer remembers your card number, you may have to re-enter it.
  • Your default PIN number is your 4-digit birth year in YYYY format (for example 1975).  If you changed your PIN to include letters, it may be in upper and/or lower case letters.
  • If you have forgotten your PIN please call 541-917-7580, send us an email., or stop by the library to have your PIN reset.

If you are still experiencing difficulty logging in, please try the following:

  • Refresh your browser.
  • Clear all history including cookies and cache.
  • If you use a bookmark to navigate to the library website, make sure it is pointing to
  • If you use a bookmark to navigate directly to the library catalog, confirm it is pointing to

Main Library

Main Library Hours
Tuesday 10-7
Wednesday 10-7
Thursday 10-6
Friday 10-6
Saturday 10-5
Closed Sunday and Monday

2450 14th Avenue SE

Email Contact Form
Contact APL

Carnegie Library

Carnegie Library Hours
Wednesday and Thursday 1-6
Friday and Saturday 10-1
Closed Sunday, Monday, Tuesday

302 Ferry Street SW




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