Recall an Item

You can recall regular loan books and DVDs that are on loan to another person. The loan length for the borrower is shortened and the item will be held for you when it is returned.

Follow these steps to recall an item:

  • Click the green “Request” button to the right of the title in the Library catalogue


  • Enter your NetID and password


  • Click the “Request” button to the right of the title, then click “Recall


  • Choose Duke Kunshan Library as your pickup or delivery location


  • Click “Place Request” button

The borrower has 7 days to return the item. We will email you when your recalled item is ready for pickup. The recalled items will be held for 5 days.