Can’t Find It?

Boyd County Public Library has many ways to assist you in finding what you want and need.

  • In Person: To speak to a staff member, call 606.329.0090 or see Locations & Hours for branch locations, hours, and phone numbers
  • After Hours: To get your information question answered after library hours check out Ask a Librarian
  • Email: To send a message, email staff at; a staff member will email you back within 2 business days
  • Still have questions? Check out these pages for answers to our most common questions

Online Item Requests

Request for Purchase

The library welcomes suggestions for new items to add to the collection.

  • Must be a BCPL card holder to place a request
  • Not all requests can be fulfilled due to space and budget
  • Generally recommended for more recent items still in print
  • Please check the catalog first to make sure we don't already have a copy

Interlibrary Loan

Items can be borrowed from U.S. libraries via Interlibrary Loan (ILL).

  • Most items take about 2 weeks to arrive
  • Loan periods are 2-3 weeks
  • Subject to availability and restrictions of the lending library
  • Requests can be placed online or by calling 606.329.0090