Books By Mail
How does this work?
Books-by-Mail at the Tuscaloosa
Public Library is a personalized delivery service of library materials to persons
confined to their homes due to:
Unusual Transportation Problems
How do I request Books-by-Mail?
Call 345-5820 to request an application
What happens next?
Each application is considered
individually by the Extension Service Department to determine if you qualify for
this service. Upon qualification, you will be sent a catalog and request
How do I know what materials are available from this
Once each quarter a Catalog with listings of fiction and
nonfiction books is mailed to each Books-by-Mail patron. You request your books
through the mail and they are mailed to you along with return postage. You can also
request any circulating library materials we have.
How long can I keep the materials?
Four weeks with 1 two-week renewal period. Books returned after that time will be
charged an overdue fine of 10 cents per day per book.
Is there a charge for this service?
No, all postage is paid
by the Library.
To find out if you qualify, call the Books-by-Mail Program at 345-5820.