Chandler Public Library

New CPL Catalog

Chandler Public Library is getting a digital makeover. In the coming months, we’ll unveil a fresh, new look, offering Library patrons an enhanced user experience whether on a computer or mobile device. The dynamic redesign incorporates smarter searching, better browsing, and provides personalized discovery tools to help users find information and resources more efficiently.

Bookmark this page, here you’ll find need-to-know information as more enhancements are made.

Meet Our New Catalog

Our online catalog has evolved. We’ve created a flexible, intuitive website that will continue to grow as your needs and interests change. A powerful search tool, using filters and natural language key words, makes it easier than ever before to find what you are looking for. Easily browse new titles, award winning authors, and curated lists by CPL staff and likeminded readers. Ratings, comments, and tags will also help you evaluate your next read and choose the perfect book, DVD, or eBook from the library’s collection. The debut of a refined catalog is the first step in making it easier for you to Read, Learn, and Connect. Try it now, we know you’re going to love it.

Creating a New Catalog Account

The first time you log into our new catalog, you’ll be asked to register. This one-time registration requires you to create a unique username. 1.

  1. Visit
  2. Click Log In / My CPL at the top right corner of the browser.
  3. Type in your current CPL barcode and your PIN.
  4. You will be prompted to set up your account. This includes creating a unique username.
  5. Manage your privacy settings in My Settings. Under Privacy, click My Shelves and My Feeds. You decide how much or how little you want to share. Your borrowing and hold information is always private.
  6. After registration, you can log in to the new catalog one of two ways.
    · Your barcode and PIN
    · Your new username and PIN

Managing Your Account

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Create your new username. Log in with your current library card number and PIN. You will be prompted to create a unique username that will make it easier to access your account in the future.

Manage your privacy settings. You decide how much or how little you want to share. To set your privacy settings, login and go to My Settings. Under Privacy, click My Shelves and My Feeds. Your Borrowing and On Hold information is always private. 

Place a hold with just one click. Skip the step of selecting a library branch every time you place a hold. Set up a preferred location and place holds with just one click. To set up, log in and click My Settings --> Hold and Pickup Location,

Connect with CPL and a community of readers. See what Chandler Public Library and other readers are reading and recommending. Follow CPL staff, friends and family, bookstagrammers, and other readers to see what they’re enjoying. You can also rate items, post comments and create sharable lists. Lists can be sent via social media, email, or through messaging services.

Get the App

Download the App. Whether you're on apple or android, the CPL app is free for everyone. From your mobile device, click on the appropriate button below to download the CPL App.

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