Borrow-by-Mail Delivery Service
Borrow-by-Mail allows users who have difficulty getting to a local branch, to borrow books and materials through the mail.
With an internet connection, a library card and PIN, you can visit the library online, no matter where you live in Digby, Shelburne or Yarmouth counties.
You can also call the library at 902-742-2486 ext. 229, and staff will help you select books and materials.
If you are not a library member and would like to register as a Borrow-by-Mail user, click here to Get a Library Card. Select Borrow-by-Mail as the branch you will use most often. Your library card will be mailed to you within 3 business days.
If you are unable to register for a card online, give us a call at 902-742-2486 ext. 229, and we will register you over the phone.
Look for books in our library catalogue.
Use your library card number and PIN to request books you want to borrow. These will be mailed to your home address with a postage-paid return label. Borrow-by-Mail members are given a four-week loan period to accommodate mailing time.
If you have questions or comments about our Borrow-by-Mail service, please email us or call 902-742-2486 ext. 229. We’d love to hear from you!
Staff are available Monday to Friday from 8:30am-4:30pm to assist you.