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Home Delivery

home-library-logoOur aim

At Kiama Library we wish to make sure that every person in the municipality who wants to enjoy reading is able to.

At no charge, we can select and deliver library material to your house. Whether it is books, audiobooks or DVDs - we can help.

Click on the tabs below to learn more.

Remember we also have ebooks and eaudiobooks available which you can access from home - check out our eresources


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  • What we can offer offer
  • Materials available for loan lib-material
  • How to apply apply

Who is eligible?

Our service supports those in the community who are no longer able to get to the library in person. This could be due to:

  • Suffering from an illness either on a short or long term basis.
  • Recovering from an operation
  • Unable to carry library books home.
  • Elderly and frail
  • Carers who cannot easily leave home
  • New mothers who are unable to come to the library

There is no age limit to our service. If you are 10 or 100 and enjoy reading we will do our best to give you the best service possible.

 

What we can offer

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We offer a personalised service and take great care to choose items Home Library Members have indicated an interest in.

If there is an item we do not have in stock we will do our best to make it available next time the Home Library member requests a delivery.

Home Library Members should call before or on the Tuesday for delivery on the following Wednesday.

Assistive Technology is designed for people requiring assistance in providing products and service others access easily. Here we provide a list of devices that can be purchased to enhance the reading and listening experience.

 

Materials available for loan

  • Fiction
  • Dawn_putting_bags_in_carNon Fiction
  • Large print books
  • Magazines
  • Talking books
  • DVDs
  • Jigsaw puzzles
  • Music CDs
  • Books in a variety of languages from the State Library
  • eBooks from our website

 

How to apply

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Simply complete a Home Library Service Enquiry form which can be obtained from the:

  • Library
  • Or phone 4233 1133 and speak to one of our friendly staff.