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My Mother Loves To Read But Is Not Able To Drive. Do You Deliver Books To People Who Aren't Able To Get To The Library?

Yes, the library does offer a homebound delivery service and Books By Mail to those customers who are physically unable to travel to their library branch. This option is offered through our Outreach Services department. Customers who qualify for homebound delivery can request their own items, or have Outreach staff select materials based on their reading preferences.

Browse the Nonprofit Collection

Did you know The Nonprofit Resource Center includes a collection of over 300 books that can be checked out with your Tulsa City-County Library card?

Books that are available for check out can be placed on hold and transferred to any TCCL library branch for pick up. 

If you like to browse in person, the collection is currently housed at Hardesty Regional Library, 8316 E. 93rd St.

 

Remembering Nancy Reagan

"Nancy Davis Reagan has led a remarkable life – as an adoring daughter, a loving mother, a devoted and sensitive partner, and a worthy ambassador for our country as First Lady. I have seen her cope bravely with life’s most difficult challenges, exuding grace and dignity and strength. I am so proud of this woman…I can’t imagine life without her."—Ronald Reagan, 1994

RIP Pat Conroy by Cindy Hulsey

Last week the world lost a great voice of Southern Literature. Pat Conroy died of pancreatic cancer at the age of 70 only a month after being diagnosed.

Conroy’s prose is leisurely, lyrical and highly descriptive. He was a natural and gifted storyteller, who used the pain of his own past to imbue his characters with realistic layers of emotion. He explored the human condition with depth and passion, and reading a Conroy novel is both exhausting and redemptive.

New In The Digital Collections: February 2016 Update

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In February 2016, TCCL uploaded 609 items into the Digital Collections. There are now approximately 36,030 items in the Digital Collections. Additions include: 

 

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