Home Delivery Service
About the Service


Volunteers will deliver books, audiobooks, DVDs, CDs, or video games to homebound patrons every 3 or 6 weeks. Patrons enrolled in this service enjoy late fee exemptions and extended loan periods for Auburn Hills Public Library materials. Late fees for other libraries’ items and lost item fines still apply.


This service is free to all who qualify. You do not need to have a library card before beginning the program, though a card will be assigned to you upon enrollment. You may opt to have the librarian select a set number of titles for you based on your preferences, or you may choose to participate in the program on a request-only basis.

Qualifications

To be enrolled in this service, patrons must be Auburn Hills residents. Patrons must be unable to drive temporarily or permanently, or must be serving as a primary caregiver to qualify. There are no age restrictions. For questions, please contact a librarian.

Loan Periods

The extended loan periods for Auburn Hills Public Library materials are as follows:
Books …………………………………………………………………………………............. 6 weeks
Audiobooks ………………………………………………………………………................ 6 weeks
DVDs ……………………………………………………………………………………........... 3 weeks
CDs ………………………………………………………………………………………........... 3 weeks
Video Games ……………………………………………………………………….............. 3 weeks
New Materials ……………………………………………………………………................ case-by-case basis

Signup

To sign up for this service, please fill out the application materials below. Once you have filled out the application in full, it can be mailed to our location, 3400 E. Seyburn Dr., Auburn Hills, MI, 48326. The application can also be scanned and emailed to us at reference@auburn-hills.lib.mi.us.

For assistance or to fill out the application over the phone, please contact our librarians at 248-364-6707.

          Home Delivery Service Application

Home Delivery Service Volunteer

Our volunteers are thoroughly vetted and trained. If you are interested in volunteering as a deliverer for the home delivery service, please contact the Auburn Hills Community Center and specify that you would like to help with our library’s home delivery service. The Community Center can be reached by phone at 248-370-9353 or by email at auburnhillsvolunteer@auburnhills.org. To see the Community Center’s full listing of volunteer opportunities, click here