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Curbside Pick Up and Books By Mail: Returning Books

Returning Books

To return your library books, place them in the book drop located on either the Lakeland or Winter Haven campus. 

  • Returned library books are quarantined for 72 hours before being handled by staff and reshelved.
  • The Library does not charge daily overdue fines and your access to services will not be impacted due to recently overdue items. 
  • You may return books to either campus.

Lakeland Book Drop

The Lakeland campus book drop is located in the covered walkway between the LWC and LMB buildings.  Click here to view a map of the Lakeland campus.

book drop

Winter Haven Book Drop

The Winter Haven campus book drop is located on the first floor of the WLR building, near the elevators (outside).  Click here to view a map of the Winter Haven campus. 

Winter haven book drop

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