How To Set Your Notice Preferences

You can modify the way you receive alerts from the library by following these steps.

  1. Access the Library’s website at https://www.dubuque.lib.ia.us

  2. Then in the Bottom Left click on the "My Account" button 
  3. On the next page, in the upper left corner, select "Check Your Account Online" from the menu and log in using your library card number and pin.

    Click here to log into your account

  4. On the left side, scroll down and click “your messaging” from the button list.

    An image showing where to find your messaging options button  

  5. In the next page you can change alert settings by clicking to add or remove a check in the option boxes. The options are detailed below.

An image showing a list of notice options

Advance Notice - You can change how long in advance you will receive notices from the drop down menu. Clicking phone or email will enable/disable alerts by that method. Selecting “Digest only” will combine all email notices into one email. Phone notices will be sent out individually regardless of Digest selection. Selecting Do Not Notify will cancel all alerts in this category.

Item Checkout - You can change alerts for when an item is checked out by Phone or Email. Selecting Do Not Notify will cancel all alerts in this category.

Hold Filled – You can change alerts for when a hold is filled for you by Phone or Email. Selecting Do Not Notify will cancel all alerts in this category.

Item Due – You can change how you receive notices for due items by Phone or Email. Selecting “Digest only” will combine all email notices into one email. Phone notices will be sent out individually regardless of Digest selection. Selecting Do Not Notify will cancel all alerts in this category.

Item check-in – You can change how you receive notices for items checked in by Phone or Email. Selecting Do Not Notify will cancel all alerts in this category.

5.  Hit submit when you have made the new notice selections.