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All KDL branches will be closed Thursday, Nov. 22, in observance of Thanksgiving Day. We will be open Friday, Nov. 23.

Hours & Locations

Bookmobile

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Bookmobile
(616) 784-2007
Hours: 

The bookmobile schedule typically runs Mondays through Thursdays, plus Saturdays. Fridays are reserved for maintenance and special events. Please see our events listings for a complete bookmobile schedule.

Amenities: 

For more information on the Bookmobile's services, visit the About the Bookmobile page.

The Bookmobile is designed to reach underserved communities and features a multilingual collection that can be customized based on its destination. From bumper to bumper, it measures 36 feet long, 11 feet tall and 8.5 feet wide. It weighs about 22,000 pounds with the collection inside. The collection includes:

  • books for all ages
  • large-print books
  • books in other languages
  • DVDs
  • audiobooks
  • magazines
  • video games

The Bookmobile's technology includes:

  • Wi-Fi
  • Public computers
  • Tablets and iPads

    We're grateful to receive generous support from:

    Bulletin Board: 

    Interested in partnering with KDL and having us come to your event? We can offer activities for all ages, our Katie L. elephant mascot, library card sign-ups and more. 

    Schools and community centers that wish to request the Bookmobile should have:

    • Large enough space to park it (45 feet long or the size of five combined car parking spaces).
    • A nearby public restroom with a safe walking path.
    • At least one volunteer/contact person who can help Bookmobile staff during the visit.