TPL to offer home bound delivery service

first_img Email the author Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits You Might Like Laliberte speaks at PCYP luncheon Pike County Young Professionals met Thursday for its monthly luncheon. This week, they heard from Troy University’s Associate Vice Chancellor… read more Skip Book Nook to reopen Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Sponsored Content Published 12:00 am Saturday, December 12, 2009 Print Article Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are…center_img Because the Troy library is a public library, it serves everyone in the community, no matter their age, race, gender, education level, or socioeconomic status.“And we try to provide the best collection, programs, and services we can,” White said. “So, I’ve decided to make sure that library services will extend to those who are unable to visit the library by developing and implementing a homebound delivery service.”The patron will be asked to complete a one-page application, as well as a form of request that lists the types of materials available at the Troy Public Library.“The patrons will select the types of items they prefer, the subject matter they are interested in, specific titles and authors preferred and so forth,” White said. “One day each month I will deliver library materials and collect outstanding materials. Included in each delivery will be a new request form to be completed, which will indicate what materials to include in the next delivery.” Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Acid Reflux (Watch Now)Healthy LifestyleIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthBet You’re Pretty Curious About Jaden’s Net Worth Right About Now, HuhBradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel The home delivery patrons will have almost a month’s use of the materials and, because the service is managed by the library staff, no late fees will be incurred.The library is now accepting applications from patrons within the city limits of Troy who wish to utilize library services, but who are unable to visit the facility due to advanced age or physical disability.“This service is provided free of charge by the Troy Public Library,” White said. “We are committed to improving the quality of life for our library patrons and to making our services available to everyone within our area.” By Jaine Treadwell When William White, director of the Troy Public Library, sees a need he acts on it. When he has an opportunity he seizes it.After five years at the helm of the public library, White is keenly aware of the needs of the library and its patrons and when need and opportunity come together the result is always beneficial.White recently saw a need at the Troy Public Library and he viewed the need as an opportunity to provide extended services to the library’s patrons.“I have come to know a great many seniors who frequent the library, and over the years, they have voiced concerns over the possible limitations that accompany advanced age, such as relinquishing their freedom to drive and visit the library,” White said. “This greatly concerns them, and so it concerns me.” Latest Stories Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day TPL to offer home bound delivery service By The Penny Hoarderlast_img read more

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