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Homebound Loans

Homebound Procedures

Available to individuals of any age who live within the Parkland School District and are unable to come to the library due to any of the following criteria:      

  • Personal limitation      
  • Disability    
  • Illness      
  • Advanced age      
  • Short-term convalescence
  • Illness resulting in limited mobility

Service Hours

  • Requests taken during regular library hours
  • Deliveries made Monday through Friday

Registration and Reading Interest Form

  • Standard library registration form will be delivered and filled out on the first visit
  • Form of identification is required
  • Reading Interest Form will be filled out with reading interests, preferred authors and format

Formats Available

  • Books
  • Books on CD
  • Audiocassettes
  • Large type print
  • Delivery and Pick-up

More Details

  • Made monthly by volunteers
  • Arranged by calling 610.398.1361 x13 during service hours and requesting Adult Services Librarian
  • Loan Period / Fees
  • 6 week check-out period
  • Qualified residents are exempt from fines
  • Maximum of 10 items at one time
  • Items may be renewed for an additional 6 weeks if not on hold
  • New items may be checked out but not renewed

Homebound Services Reading Interest Form

Name:____________________________________________________________________________________

Address:___________________________________________________________________________________

Telephone:_________________________________________________________________________________

Contact Person:_____________________________ Books Per Month:_______________________________

Card Barcode Number:_______________________________________________________________________

Reading Interests

(Please check all that apply)

o   Fiction
o   Science Fiction
o   Mysteries
o   Spy Thriller
o   Health/Medicine
o   Classics
o   Nonfiction
o   Best Sellers
o   Religious Inspiration
o   Self-Help
o   Christian Fiction
o   Fantasy
o   General Biography
o   History
o   Romance
o   Western
o   Horror

Other:
_______________________________________________________________________
Favorite Authors:
___________________________________________________________________________
Preferences
(Please check all that apply)

o   Books
o   Books on CD
o   Large Print Books
o   Books on Tape