Library2Go

library2goCan’t leave the house because of a disabling condition or lack of transportation?

If you have a Huntley Area Public Library card, we can help. Try Library2Go, a service for homebound library patrons.

Find out how to use Library2Go by reading the information on this page.

Who is eligible for the service?

Residents in the library district who are unable to reach the library or leave home as a result of a disabling condition or lack of transportation. You must also have a Huntley Area Public Library District card.

What if I live in the district but do not have a Huntley Area Public Library District card?

Contact the Circulation Desk at 847-669-5386 and press 1 for details on registering for a library card.

What materials can I request to borrow?

The following library materials are available for delivery through the Library2Go Service: books, audio books, magazines, DVDs, and music. “New” DVD movies are not available.

How does this service operate?

Once your application has been received, a staff member will contact you. Library2Go patrons request specific materials and/or request that a librarian selects items from a list of your preferences. Materials are then delivered to your home. The frequency of the deliveries is once every three weeks.

What is the cost?

The service is free. The payment of overdue fines is waived for homebound patrons when the library is at fault (i.e. pickup/delivery problems). However, you are responsible for the cost of lost and damaged items.

How do I request this service?

If you or someone you know are interested in receiving Library2Go Service, please read the parameters and fill out the application. Contact the Information Desk at 847-669-5386 and press 3 for more information or to request print copies of the parameters and application. Mail completed applications to Library2Go, Huntley Area Public Library, 11000 Ruth Road, Huntley, IL 60142.