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Book returns by appointment only
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Savannah, GA, May 26, 2020 - Live Oak Public Libraries is now accepting returns of checked-out materials at specific locations starting May 26, 2020 according to a press release sent to the Courier. 


Due to ongoing concerns related to COVID-19, all library buildings remain closed to the public until further notice. Bookdrops are closed as well according to the release.


Express Drop-off service will be available by appointment, Monday through Friday, 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM, at the following locations:

·        Hinesville Library – 912.368.4003

·        Midway-Riceboro Library – 912.884.5742


These locations are also offering Express Holds Pickup by appointment during the same operating hours. The Pickup / Drop-off process is easy and involves little or no in-person contact. 


To schedule an appointment, customers may contact their library by phone or online at When you arrive for pickup/drop-off, please follow all instructions and safety guidelines in order to protect yourself and others.


Returned items will be quarantined before they are checked in, so it will take several days before customers see the materials removed from their library account. 


While library buildings are closed, please remember due dates are extended, overdue fees are waived, and library cards are renewed. And Live Oak Public Libraries is open online. Visit and follow @liveoakpl on social media for information, resources, virtual programs, and more.


The health and safety of our customers, staff, and community is our top priority. We appreciate your patience and cooperation as we carefully work toward a phased reopening.


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