Mobile Checkout iconMobile Checkout

Use your cell phone or Wi-Fi enabled mobile device to scan items for checkout as you pull them from the shelf, at our Main Library. A quick stop at our Mobile Checkout station, and you're ready to go! 

Use the CPL Mobile App

Mobile Checkout is available with the free CPL Mobile app.  To download the app, visit or scan the QR code on this page. For iPhones, iPads, and other Apple devices, find it in your App Store.

Scan as You Browse

  • Launch your CPL Mobile app.
  • Choose Mobile Checkout.
  • On each item you want, find the Champaign Public Library label and scan the barcode — or enter the barcode number.
  • NOTE: A rental fee is charged when you scan a rental item.

Complete Checkout at the Mobile Checkout Station

  • The Mobile Checkout station is near the Checkout Desk.
  • Place your items on the black pad.
  • When all items turn green, you’re ready to go!
  • If any items don’t turn green, take them to self-check.

mobile phone with CPL Mobile app

QR code for CPL Mobile app