Books By Mail


This service is provided to Canton residents who are physically unable to come to the library due to a permanent or long-time illness or disability, as well as for seniors without a way to get library materials.

Receiving Your Library Materials

Canton Public Library cardholders can fill out the Books by Mail application below. If you do not have a Canton Public Library card please call 734-397-0999 Colleen O'Brien-Brumley (ext. 1138), Korinna Kasara (ext.1341), or Tara Scott (ext. 1137) for further assistance.

Once your application is processed, you may borrow up to four items at a time, with a maximum of 12 checked per library card, for up to eight weeks. Reference, non-circulating, Lucky Day, and seven-day materials are currently excluded from this service.

Returning your Library Materials

Each shipment you receive includes pre-paid return postage and a return label. Put your library materials back into the bag and mail it back to us. Standard library fees will be charged for lost and damaged materials.

Need Help?

Questions about Books by Mail should be referred to either Colleen O'Brien-Brumley (743-397-0999 ext. 1138 /, Korinna Kasara (734-397-0999 ext. 1341 /, or Tara Scott (734-397-0999 ext. 1137 / 

To apply, simply complete the form below and then click "Submit Request".

Canton Public Library Books By Mail Application

Personal Information
Please list any personal information, including hearing or sight impairment, or other restrictions to help us develop an appropriate program for you
I would like the Canton Public Library to keep track of my Books by Mail reading history
Materials Preference