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Community Picks

We welcome your suggestions for purchase!

Suggest Purchase Form (print it out and drop it off)

You can always make your suggestions in person whenever the Library is open.

Frequently Asked Questions about suggestions for purchase.

Do all suggestions get purchased?
No, suggesting an item does not mean it will be purchased.

Who may suggest titles for purchase?
Anyone who is a patron of the Copper Valley Community Library and is in good standing.

What items can be purchased?

  • Books/ Audio Books published within the last two years.
  • Older materials will be decided on by a committee of three from the library board and one non board member who will be selected at random from the volunteer librarians.
  • Older books can always be requested through Interlibrary Loan.

What items cannot be purchased?

  • Items we already own.
  • Books published more than two years ago.
  • Out of print or used items.

How will I know the book has arrived and is available for check out?
If we purchase your requested item, we will place a hold on it for you and give you a call.

I am looking for a specialized or out-of-print title. How can I request a copy of it?
Our Interlibrary Loan program allows us to borrow a title from another library.


Suggest Purchase Form

Library Hours: Sunday-closed, Monday-closed, Tuesday-1pm-6pm, Wednesday-1pm-6pm, Thursday-1pm-6pm, Friday-12pm-7pm, Saturday-11am-6pm
Library will be closed any day it is -30F at noon according to KCAM.
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(907) 822-5427
Mile 186 Glenn Highway - PO Box 173 - Glennallen, AK 99588

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