The Book Mobile is a library on wheels. All books can be checked
out for a total of 3 weeks, except best sellers which only circulate for a
week. The Book Mobile Stop for Ben Avon is the Anchor & Anvil Coffee Shop
every other Saturday from 11:00 a.m. -- 12:00 p.m. It is closed on
holidays. (See Calendar for details)
Books and materials may
be requested by calling 412-921-2521, Monday through Friday 8am-4pm or online
through the Catalog at www.einetwork.net/ein/bookmobile.
You can manage your
library account or request books on-line, too. Simply go to www.aclabookmobile.org and click on "My
Account" at the top of the page. If you don't have a library card, you can sign
up for one online, too! Learn more about
requesting books for the Book Mobile.
Need a library card?
You can register for a card
at any stop, just bring along some identification showing your current address.
Your card can then be used in every library in Allegheny County that is a member
of the Allegheny County Library Association.
All circulating items may be
returned to every library in Allegheny County
Want to keep something a
little longer? Renew items
online, or by calling the Mobile Library Services at 412-921-2521, or the
renewal center at 412-622-1896. (Items on reserve can not be renewed). You can
also renew your books at www.einetwork.net/ein.
Closures and Holidays: Please call 412-921-2521 for information
regarding cancellations due to bad weather conditions.
Funding for the ACLA Mobile Library Services:
Targeted services and
programs provided by the ACLA Mobile Library Services for seniors and children
are supported by the 1% sales tax from the Allegheny Regional Asset
Funding for the Bookmobile is provided through contributions from local residents and organizations.