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Place a Hold or a Recall

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Definitions

Hold:
You place a hold when someone else has borrowed an item and you want to use it when it is returned.
Recall:
You place a hold when someone else has borrowed an item, and the library will reduce the other person's loan time so that you can get the item sooner.

You place Holds and Recalls online via the Library Catalog.
You will need your SMU ID and password to place a Hold/Recall request.

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