Renew an Item

Most circulating materials can be renewed via My Library Account.
The new due date is calculated from the date you renew the item.


Using My Library Account in OneSearch

  1. Login your My Library Account on Library Website. (Steps refer to Login My Library Account)
  2. After signing in, you can view your current loan item(s) by selecting “Loans”.

  3. If you want to renew a particular item which is renewable, click “RENEW” at the right-hand side of the item.
    • If you want to renew ALL items which are renewable, select “RENEW ALL”.
  4. Note the new due date(s) for the renewed item(s).


Please be noted that:

There are several situations that items CANNOT be renewed, for examples,

  1. Item(s) has(have) been renewed up to maximum loan period
    • The status will be changed to Due date cannot be extended.
  2. Item(s) from the Course Reserve Collection, Special Collection, Recalled item and HKU Library Reader Card
    • The status will be changed to Renew not allowed.


Last update: 14 July 2023