Michigan’s first self-service library kiosk for Novi residents, coming late spring to Lakeshore Park!
The Novi Public Library is excited to introduce an innovative piece of technology to Novi residents! Lakeshore Lending Library is a kiosk with three rotating carousels holding 235 items that you can browse through and check out with your Novi library card.
Items available will include:
- Adult Best Sellers and Large Print
- Youth and Tween Fiction
- Adult Non-Fiction
- Youth Picture Books
- Young Adult Fiction
You will also have catalog access to check your account and browse our collection!
Keep an eye on this page for updates regarding Lakeshore Lending Library’s grand opening at the newly renovated Lakeshore Park, 601 S Lake Dr, Novi, MI 49375.
We would like to thank Community Financial Credit Union for their Platinum Sponsorship of Lakeshore Lending Library! A huge thank you as well to the City of Novi for helping make this a possibility for the residents of Novi!
When will Lakeshore Lending Library open?
Due to COVID, we have not yet determined a grand opening date. Please check back here in the future.
Where will Lakeshore Lending Library be located?
Lakeshore Lending Library will be located underneath a canopy structure near the parking lot of Lakeshore Park, 601 S Lake Dr, Novi, MI 48375.
Who can use Lakeshore Lending Library?
ONLY Novi residents with a valid Novi library card.
What times will Lakeshore Lending Library be open?
The kiosk will be open from dawn until dusk.
How many items can be checked out from Lakeshore Lending Library?
Novi residents with valid Novi library cards may check out up to five (5) items from the kiosk.
What items will be available in Lakeshore Lending Library?
Items that will be available include: Adult Best Sellers and Large Print, DVD/Blu-ray, Youth and Tween Fiction, Adult Non-Fiction, Youth Picture Books and Young Adult Fiction.
What items can be returned at Lakeshore Lending Library?
ONLY Lakeshore Lending Library items may be returned to the kiosk. Items from other libraries or items from the Novi Public Library main building may not be returned to the kiosk.
Can I place items on hold to pick-up at Lakeshore Lending Library?
No, hold pick-up will not be allowed at the kiosk.
Will there be step-by-step directions on how to use Lakeshore Lending Library?
Yes, step-by-step directions will be located on the front of the kiosk near the screen.
Will there be parking close to the kiosk?
Yes, there are many parking spots available, including handicap parking, located within a very short walking distance to the kiosk.
What else can I do while visiting Lakeshore Lending Library?
You can also get access to the online catalog to check your account status and browse our full collection!