Books-By-Mail is a free service provided by the Birmingham Public Library and
Jefferson County Library Cooperative. It is a unique service to residents of
Jefferson County, Alabama, who are unable to go to the public library in person.
Most books-by-mail users are elderly or housebound, but patrons of any age who
are unable to travel to a library may use this service.
No library card is needed. Materials are checked out for 4 weeks. There is a
limit of 4 items. Renewals can be made over the phone. No overdue fines are
- Fiction Books
- Non-fiction Books
- Regular Print Books
- Large Print Books
- Paperback Books
- Books on Cassette
Use the online form to request this service or call