Zip Books

Zip Books are back! Please review the updated guidelines before you submit your request. Due to limited funds, patrons can only request 1 Zip Book per month.

Get books and audiobooks delivered to your home! 

Zip Books:

-Are free for Folsom Public Library cardholders in good standing (not owing more than $5).
-Ship directly to your address via
-Requests must not be already owned by our library. If we own a title you want, place a hold.
-Requests may be a book, a large print book, or CD audiobook. Not allowed: DVDs, music CDs, workbooks, textbooks, and prepublication items.
-Requests must not exceed $50. CD audiobooks and foreign-language items must not exceed $75.

At this time, only 1 Zip Book can be requested each month per patron, but you can have up to 5 Zip Books on your account at one time. To request a Zip Book, complete the Zip Book form below. A staff member will review the request and send you an email update within a week. If your Zip Book request is approved, you will receive the item in the mail. When you are finished with your Zip Book, please return the item to the Folsom Public Library and inform staff that you are returning a Zip Book. If you return the item through the book drop, make sure there is a note identifying it as a Zip Book. Zip Books returned will be added to the Folsom Public Library collection, if items meet our collection development needs. If you have any questions about Zip Books, please email

Zip Books is a statewide project of the NorthNet Library System, funded by the California State Library.


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