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Outreach Services / Bookmobile

The Outreach Services Department / Bookmobile of the Lafayette Public Library provides library services to individuals and families in community spaces beyond library branches.  By taking library services directly to the citizens of Lafayette Parish we strive to increase equitable access to library resources.

Bookmobile and Outreach Services are back with COVID safety measures in place…Submit a request for a visit to your event, community meeting, camp, or organization from Outreach Services / Bookmobile.

Outreach Services, including the bookmobile, offers:
* Mobile branch services
* On-site library card registration
* Presentations on library services and programs specific to the current interest of group or organization
* Hands-on help with getting started with eBooks, eAudiobooks and online resources
* Storytimes (temporarily unavailable)
* Personal delivery of materials to patrons with special needs through Homebound and Books by Mail Service
* Deposit collections for approved childcare centers
* Deposit collections for senior centers and assisted living facilities

For more information about our brand new Bookmobile, click here (Fact Sheet).

 Booking It To You

Temporary Home Delivery Service

Lafayette Public Library is here to help with a new temporary home delivery service called Booking It To You. Here is what you need to know to get started:  

  • Booking It To You is our new contactless delivery option for library patrons unable to get to the library due to health concerns, caring for out-of-school children, or lack of transportation.
  • We would be able to deliver 10 items, such as books, audiobooks, DVDs, and music to households within Lafayette Parish.
  • Call (337) 261-5789 to sign up.
  • We will do our best to have deliveries take place within a week’s time.
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