Locke Branch is closed for renovations. Those customers who have Locke set as their preferred pickup location and that have single-click holds enabled will have to update their Account Preferences in My Settings. Log in to your account, click on the dropdown arrow next to your username, click My Settings. In the Account Preferences, Holds and Pickup Location section, click Change. To change the current default pickup location, click the dropdown arrow next to "Locke" and select a different location from the dropdown list. Click Save Changes.
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