"My mom used to tell me that the most valuable thing she owned was her library card. We were poor, but that's not what she was talking about. My mom knew that education opened doors and opened minds." Richard Carmona
STUFF TO BORROW
AWESOME BORROWABLES FOR MEMBER LIBRARIESCODING IN THE LIBRARY KITS
Do you have some young patrons that love coding? We have a kit that will help you run an awesome coding the library program!
Eastern Shore library staff members may request them through Polaris, just search for 'Code in the Library Kit'. Please note: only library staff members may request kits.
Eastern Shore Regional Library maintains a collection of 200+ die cut patterns, with a wide array of subjects and themes available. The die cut patterns are available to library staff and can be requested through Polaris. Staff can borrow up to 5 dies at a time for 2 weeks. To obtain the die-cut number and name, search the Die Cut Gallery.
Searching tips and how to place a hold in Polaris can be found Here.
Please note: only library staff members may request kits.
ESRL Book Club Kits
ESRL owns several sets of books available for use by book discussion groups. Both staff and library patrons may request them through Polaris, just search for 'Book Club Kit'.
Book Club Kits from Neighbor Libraries
ESRL also maintains a list of book club kits available to borrow directly from our member libraries separate from our collection. Please do not use the form above to reserve these books! You can view the list (here), and then contact the library directly to reserve the books.SNEAKS COSTUME
Sneaks is the Maryland Summer Reading Mascot, and you can have him make an appearance at one of your programs! (We only provide the costume, you have find a volunteer to wear it.) Please note: only library staff members may request Sneaks Costume.
Please contact ESRL staff to reserve Sneaks.