It is our goal to support and collaborate with local organizations, schools, and businesses to help improve the overall literacy and intellect of our community.
Let us bring the joy of reading to your school, organization or event. Check out the outreach options below. All requests will be carefully considered, but unfortunately not all can be approved.
Genesee County residents who are unable to read standard print due to visual or physical impairment may be eligible to borrow talking books through the mail postage-free. The application for services is available below. For more information, call (810) 732-1120 (local) or (866)732-1120 (toll free). This service is made possible by the U.S. Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
Any Genesee County or Tyrone Township resident who is permanently or temporarily homebound can register for a Genesee District Library card and begin receiving library books in the mail at no cost. Qualified patrons can choose any book from our collection. Holds can be placed on books through our online catalog (library card and PIN # needed). Your book (s) are then mailed to you. When you are finished reading the book(s), reverse the address card on the mail bag and return it through your postal service.
Register by calling (810) 732-1120 or download the application and send it to: Genesee District Library, Homebound Service, G-4195 W. Pasadena Avenue, Flint, MI 48504.
This service provides a fast,
easy way to secure up to 10 copies of selected titles for your book club. Bags can be checked out for six weeks and picked up at any GDL location. The book club registration form is available below. For more information, please call (810) 789-2800.
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For information on accessibility or to request special accommodations for library programming, please call our Community Relations Department at (810) 230-3327. The library will try to accommodate any reasonable request. If possible, please provide us with your request at least a week before the program.