Changing loan duration and maximum number of books

The preset loan duration (i.e. the amount of time users are allowed to check an ebook out for) is 21 days and the maximum number of books is preset to 3. A librarian can set this higher or lower, at their discretion.

Loan duration

To change the loan duration for users:

  • Navigate to Settings in Engage.
  • In the box 'Loan Duration', add the number of days.
  • Click 'Save'.

Number of books

To change the maximum number of books each user is allowed to check out at one time:

  • Navigate to Settings in Engage.
  • In the box 'Maximum Checkouts', add the number of books allowed.
  • Click 'Save'.