PLEASE NOTE: During the coronavirus emergency closure of the Library system, the Zip Books program is available. Please carefully follow the criteria and steps below to complete an email zip books request and return your zip book to your local Mono County Library when we reopen after the emergency. We appreciate your patience as this process may take a little longer than usual while we are closed.
Thanks to the California State Library, we able to continue requesting books through the Zipbook program. The Zipbook program is grant funded purchasing through Amazon.com.
Registered patrons in good standing may request tangible books or audiobooks (no e-books). Requested items will be shipped directly to you from Amazon.com. When you are done with the book, please return it to your local branch through the book drop!
There is a two-tier expenditure cap of $75 pre-tax for audiobooks and foreign-language items, and $50 pre-tax for all other allowable items. You may order 3 items at any one time.
When submitting a request, you must include a valid Amazon mailing address:
- If you have home USPS delivery: land address
- If you do NOT have USPS delivery: land address AND PO Box
- Phone number
- Amazon link to the book
- Title & Author
- Your name
- Your email
- Your telephone
- Your library card #
- Your full address (please include BOTH the land address and PO Box if you do not have USPS delivery)
You must return the book to your nearest Mono County Library when you are finished reading it.