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Never forget to return your library materials again with Library ELF!

Library ELF is a free, web-based service for keeping track of what's due, overdue and ready for pickup. Library users can keep track of one or more library accounts in one place. Library ELF is great for families or anyone else who would like reminders before an item is due.

With Library ELF you can:

  • receive free due date reminders when you want them; for example, you could get a notice a week before an item is due, then every day again until it's due
  • view due dates in a convenient calendar format
  • get notices as e-mails or cell phone text messages
  • consolidate your accounts from several different libraries
  • consolidate the library accounts of all your family members

To sign up, go to the Library ELF signup page for Bedford Public Library and follow the instructions. Enter your name, e-mail address, library card number, etc. as specified.

Important Privacy Notice

Library ELF is a private service not affiliated with the Bedford Public Library. Use of this service does not excuse participants from library fines if materials are returned late. Cardholders use Library ELF at their own option and risk. Users of Library ELF must submit personal information, including library card numbers and PINs, to an independent company not associated with the Bedford Public Library. Please read Library ELF's privacy policy and FAQ before deciding to sign up for the service.

For more information about Library Elf, go to LibraryElf.org