Mobile Library

A hub for outreach, not only does the Mobile Library provide books, magazines, DVDs and audiobooks for patrons of all ages, it also offers free wifi, printing services and more.

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Public stops with browsing, wifi, checkout & more
Partnership & outreach programs for all ages
Personalized material selections delivered to you

The Mobile Library makes weekly scheduled stops throughout Lexington County — preschools, after-school programs, retirement communities, senior and assisted living facilities. Anyone is welcome to visit us at any of our stops. The Mobile Library also makes special appearances throughout the county — parades, community events of all sizes, festivals and more. When you see the Mobile Library, stop by and say hi, check out some books or DVDs, use the wifi and download that cool game you’ve been wanting to play, print off that recipe you’ve been dying to try or just take a tour of our library on wheels.

Mobile Library Services

A HUB FOR OUTREACH

Delivery Services

Delivery Services

For anyone with limited access to the library, our free delivery services (to select areas) can help. Whether you need the latest book or the perfect movie for a rainy day, the Mobile Library delivers the resources you need.
Materials by Mail

Materials by Mail

If you have limited mobility, impaired vision or any other type of disability (temporary or permanent), Materials by Mail can help. We offer a free service that makes it easy for you to access library resources delivered straight to your mailbox.
Public Stops & Routes

Public Stops & Routes

The Mobile Library visits a variety of locations across Lexington County to deliver materials and services where they’re needed most. Scheduled stops often include daycares and senior centers. If you’re out and about, drop by.
Mini Libraries

Mini Libraries

Provide your customers or employees with convenient access to books, magazines and other media related to your niche — at your facility. If your business or organization is interested in housing a Mini Library, contact us today.
If you or someone you know is a resident of Lexington County and could benefit from any of the many services offered by the Mobile Library, call (803) 785-2674, complete the form below or email us.

Request Services

FORMS & APPLICATIONS

Request Mobile Library Vehicle

Request Delivery Services

FAQs

The only difference is that the library comes to you. And the only thing you need to check out materials is a library card. For more information, call at (803) 785-2674 or send us an email.

Yes, you can return Mobile Library items to any of our 10 Lexington County Library locations. If you need to return items that you checked out at one of our branches, we can accept them on the bus, too.
All Mobile Library items have up to 6 automatic renewals at 3 weeks per renewal.
No problem. Give us a call at (803) 785-2674, email us, or place your holds online through our website and choose Bookmobile as your pick-up branch.
Our library is now fine free, so if you return your library materials on our next visit you will not be charged any fines. If you'd prefer not to wait, we have 10 library branches across Lexington County — check out the list to find the location closest to you. If you need further assistance with your account, give us a call, (803) 785-2674, and we'll be happy to help.
Fill out the request form if you’d like to be considered the next time we have an opening in the schedule.

What You Need to Know

POLICIES & SERVICES

Get a Library Card

Take advantage of all the library has to offer including audiobooks, music, digital downloads and more, call (803) 785-2674 or email us now to get started.

Borrowing Material

No borrowing limits. Up to six automatic renewals. Return items to any branch or Mobile Library. Ask us about Interlibrary Loans if we don't have something.

Reading Recommendations

Get a personalized reading list created just for you. Titles can be pick up at the Mobile Library or we'll schedule them for Home Delivery or Materials by Mail.

Fine Free

We’re happy to offer complete access to our library — without late fees. Enjoy free access to books, audiobooks, digital downloads, magazines, music and more.

Internet Access (WiFi)

Stay connected with free WiFi access. This convenient service helps keep you connected and allows you to stay up-to-date on all the latest resources we have to offer.

Free Printing

Enjoy free black and white printing from the comfort of the Mobile Library. Now you can print what you need while you browse through books and other resources.

Mobile Library Reach

YOUR LIBRARY DELIVERED

Our Team

Meet the Dedicated Staff

The mission of the Mobile Library is to provide residents of all ages access to life-long learning opportunities with an emphasis on those underserved due to physical, economic, social or geographic barriers. Our staff is dedicated to delivering a great experience and exceptional service for all patrons.

Melaney

Mobile Library Manager

As Mobile Library Manager, Melaney Torcoletti is not only responsible for the Mobile Library (our bookmobiles), she also manages Materials by Mail and Home Delivery Services programs. Torcoletti brings 10 years of experience to this role, leading a team that makes weekly scheduled stops throughout Lexington County.

Meliannette, PJ & Anna

Mobile Library Assistants

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Meliannette

Mobile Library Assistant

mobile library staff: PJ

PJ

Mobile Library Assistant

mobile library coordinator: Melaney Torcoletti

Melaney

Mobile Library Manager

Anna

Mobile Library Assistant

Materials by Mail

If you have limited mobility, impaired vision or other disability, we have a service that makes getting library materials effortless and totally free — it’s called Materials by Mail. So, you can get all the books, movies and more you want without ever having to leave the house.

And returning your Materials by Mail is a breeze — drop them in your mailbox, take them to a Post Office (no postage needed) or return them to any Lexington County Library branch or book drop. This service is available all year long, so you can always get reading materials delivered right to you.

Cut & Craft

make your own Mobile library

Introducing the Cut & Craft PDF file, where you can embark on a literary adventure with your very own DIY mobile library. Let the creativity flow and enjoy the process. Rev up your crafting engines and hit the road to creativity. Once you’ve built your mobile library, don’t forget to share your road-worthy masterpiece on social media. Tag the library at @lexcolibrary. Simply follow these easy instructions:

  1. Cut along the edge to create one piece.
  2. Fold and glue the indicated sections together.
  3. Play and have a blast.
Myles, the Mobile Library

Notice: All locations will be closed Monday, May 27 for Memorial Day.

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