If you are unable to come to the Library due to illness or injury, we will deliver materials to you.  This service is available to Western Springs residents with a valid Thomas Ford Library Memorial Library card.

You may register by calling the Library at 708-246-0520,  or emailing us at info@fordlibrary.org.   You will then be contacted to discuss what types of materials interest you.  Books (fiction, nonfiction, large print, magazines, audio), CDs, and DVDs are all available for homebound checkout.   Days and times for delivery that best suit your schedule will be arranged.

We will need the following information:

  • Your name
  • Address
  • Phone number
  • Email (optional)
  • Preferred days and times for delivery
  • What formats you’d like (Book, large print, audiobook, DVD)
  • What type/genres you’d like (Fiction, non-fiction, biography, mystery, romance, sci-fi/fantasy, etc.)
  • Any favorite authors or anything else we should know