​​ The Association of Bookmobile and Outreach Services is comprised of libraries of all types and sizes. Library administrators, support staff, library staff, governmental officials, trustees, friends of libraries, and professionals from other fields comprise this movement.

Equity, diversity, and inclusion are fundamental values of ABOS and its members.

The Association of Bookmobile and Outreach Services is a 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax deductible as allowed by law.

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Join us for an Outreach MeetUp at the Public Library Association Conference (PLA) on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at 6:00pm in the Career Center Room 203B.  There is a cash bar not far outside the room. No food will be provided.  Come to mingle, find out information about the upcoming October ABOS Conference in Raleigh, NC, and enter the free raffle!

National Bookmobile Day 2018  will be on Wednesday, April 11, 2018.  National Bookmobile Day is coordinated by the ALA Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services, the Association of Bookmobile and Outreach Services (ABOS), and the Association for Rural & Small Libraries (ARSL).

Congratulations to Anaheim Public Library Bookmobile for a 60 year anniversary! Here is the article link .

Save the dates for the 2018 Conference! We are headed to Raleigh, NC in 2018 (Oct. 17-19) and staying at the Hilton North Raleigh Midtown. Conference and hotel registration will open in Spring 2018!  Stay tuned for details. Please direct your questions to president@abos-outreach.com.   

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To join our listserve (which is a google group), please visit this link ( https://groups.google.com/d/forum/abos-outreach ) or send an email to rose@abos-outreach.com. Posted on 6/3/17

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