Facilities and Groups
Who is eligible?
Senior centers, nursing homes, convalescent centers, ALF's, retirement residences, geriatric and rehabilitation units at hospitals, and local agencies, organizations and groups who serve Seniors and individuals of all ages who are unable to visit the library.
What services are available?
Deposit Collections of Library Materials
Deposit Collections are small revolving, lending libraries loaned free‑of‑charge to eligible facilities and groups. Collections are composed of regular and large print books for use by the clients of the facility. The size of the collection, the genre and language assortment, and the frequency of exchange are determined with input from the facility. To apply, print the Deposit Collection Application and mail or fax the completed application to Connections.
Educational, recreational, and cultural programming materials are loaned for free. Activity and Senior Center Directors, Teachers, Program Chairpersons, and Intergenerational Group Leaders may use these multisensory materials to help make their programs and visits with older adults unforgettable! Resources include BiFolkal Kits and Mini‑Kits, Visit Kits, Sliders, Actiphiles, Picture Sets, videotapes and DVD's, and assorted book resources. To apply, print the Programming Resources Application and mail or fax the completed application to Connections.