Your Library, Delivered!

Zip Books is a statewide project of the NorthNet Library System, funded by the California State Library. Books that are not currently owned by either of our branches are available for order through Amazon.

Zip Books ProgramZip Books

Your returned Zip Books will be featured on our Community-driven collection shelf, pictured above.

How to Participate


  • To request your next great read, please complete and submit the Zip Books Request Form or call us to place your order

  • Library patrons may order up to two items a month

  • $50 per print book, and $75 per audio

  • Requested materials must be available, no pre-orders

  • Once ordered, books are mailed directly to you

  • You then have up to 2 months to enjoy your book before returning it to the library

  • Once returned, you can order another one, and so on!

  • *This program is subject to available funding, and these guidelines are subject to change at any time.

We hope you enjoy this amazing literacy program!

Markleeville Library (530) 694-2120
Bear Valley Library (209) 753-6219