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Managing "My Account"

Manage your Account Settings.


Managing "My Account"


To manage your account, log into the Library Catalog.

  • Go to and Click on "Catalog"
  • Log-in with your Library Card Barcode (no spaces) and PIN
  • Click on My Account (located on the grey bar).

You are now logged into your account.

In "My Account" you can....


Review Your Account

Click on "Review My Account" to see what materials you have checked out, when items are due, how many fines you have, and to renew materials.

User PIN Change

Click on "User PIN Change" to change your PIN or set-up or customize a private PIN.  The default PIN for all Library Card accounts is currently CHANGEME (all capital letters and no spaces).

Setting up your PIN:

  • Click on User PIN change.
  • Type in CHANGEME (all caps and no spaces).
  • Type in a new PIN that is 4-8 characters (letters or numbers).
  • Click on "Change PIN" and you are finished!

PINS were instituted to protect your privacy and for the added security in anticipation of upgrading the catalog for bill paying online in the near future. If you have any problems with this process, please call the library at 641-792-4108.

Address Change Request

Click on Address Change Request to change your address on your library card account. We ask that you do this any time you move or change addresses.

Email Change Request

Click on Email Change Request to change the email we have on file for your account or add an email to your account. Type your email into the box on the provided page.

By adding an email to your account you will begin receiving email alerts that your items are coming due 3 days before their due date. Alerts will not include 3-day DVDs.

Phone Number Change request

Place the phone number you wish to be contacted at in this form. If your number changes after your initial library card application, this is the place to change it.

Library Hours
Monday        10am-8pm
Tuesday       10am-8pm
Wednesday   10am-8pm
Thursday      10am-8pm
Friday          10am-6pm
Saturday      10am-2pm
Sunday        Closed


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100 N 3rd Ave W, PO Box 746
Newton, IA 50208

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