How do I make a request?

A request allows you to ask for an item that may be unavailable be placed on hold for you when it becomes accessible. A request may be made following the same steps as renewals.

There are three ways you can make a request. Please have your library card at hand when making a request.

  • Request the item at the Library front desk
  • Call the library
  • Use the online catalog


A Richland Hills resident can request items that are currently checked out and/or items located at any of the libraries the MetroShare.


Non-residents may only request items owned by the Richland Hills Public Library.

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1. How do I obtain a library card?
2. How do I know when my items are due?
3. When can I pick up my holds?
4. Where can I turn in my items?
5. How do I make a request?
6. How do I renew an item?
7. How do I replace a lost or stolen library card?