We'll review your request and send an email update within one week
If your Zip Books request is approved, you'll receive the item in a package at your door. It may include a packing slip with a note saying ‘Zip Books’. If so, please keep the packing slip in the book until you return it to the library
Zip Books requests are accepted until June 20, 2023 or earlier, based on funding availability.
How to return a Zip Book
Zip Books must be returned in-person to the library
Let us know that you're returning a Zip Book
Do not return Zip Books item in a book drop because you may not be correctly credited for returning the item
All Zip Books must be returned to the library within 28 days
Zip Books not returned to the library will be charged as a lost item to your library account
Zip Books is a statewide project of the California State Library. The Project is funded in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the California Library Services Act. Zip Books is administered in California by the State Librarian.