Bookmobile program provides mobile library services to many parts of Burlington County. A regular Burlington County Library card is all you need to use the bookmobile. You may register for a card on the bookmobile if you do not already have one.
The "library on wheels" carries over 4,000 titles, including books in regular print and large print, children's books, audio books, DVDs, videos, and CDs. Eligible residents of the county are invited to use the bookmobile, which is equipped with a lift to accommodate wheelchairs.
Schedules are issued twice a year, in April and October. Scheduled stops may be expanded or discontinued in the next schedule, according to customer usage.
January - June 2013
All residents of Burlington County, except for the exempt areas -- Moorestown, Mount Laurel and Willingboro, whose residents do not pay county library taxes -- are eligible for a Burlington County Library borrower's card. Residents from the exempt areas can obtain a non-resident card for a fee of $50 per year.
A borrower's card is issued with the proper identification.This card may be used on the bookmobile, at the Headquarters' Library, 5 Pioneer Boulevard, Westampton, or at any of the seven branches.
A fee of $2 will be charged for the replacement of a lost borrower's card.
Books: Loan period is four weeks with one two-week renewal.
Exceptions: two weeks for reserve books, three weeks for Interlibrary loan materials. Limitations: 35 items per card -- total for the whole library system.
- Audio-tapes, CDs and books on CD or tape: Loan period is two weeks with one two-week renewal.
DVDs and videotapes: Loan period is two weeks
Limitations: a total of five DVDs and videotapes combined
Most materials available for circulation can be provided via the bookmobile. Customers may submit a written request to the staff or place their own holds remotely, using our online catalog. If the materials cannot be obtained in the Burlington County Library System, the library will try to borrow it from another library. There is a $1 fee for these Interlibrary Loan transactions. Customers will be notified by phone when the requested item is available for pickup.