Borrow by Mail
New Home Delivery Option for Books and DVDs
This service offers a convenient contact-free home delivery option for books, audiobooks, DVDs, and music CDs.
Library materials are mailed to you for free! Just return them to your nearest library location.
- ✔Hillsborough County residents 17 years old or older.
- ✔All items except for electronic devices and oversize items.
Frequently Asked Questions
You can request 10 Borrow by Mail items at a time.
There’s a four-week checkout period to accommodate delivery time for most items. DVDs have a two weeks checkout period. Borrow by Mail items can also be renewed.
Use our address check with your full library card number and pin to view the address in your account.
Yes, delivery is via U.S. Postal Service only and the address must be able to receive mail/parcels, including P.O. Boxes.
Borrow by Mail was a service that was planned to launch in 2020 and was incorporated into the library’s 2020 budget.