Early Bird aka Self-Service Hours

Self Service Hours at the Red Bluff branch of the Tehama County Library

Early Bird  Hours                          7 a.m. – 1 p.m. Monday – Friday

Normal Service Hours                 1 p.m.-7 p.m. Monday – Friday


How do early bird aka self-service hours’ work?

This is made possible via a comprehensive technology system called open +. This technology has been around for 15 years and has been widely used in Europe. The Tehama County Library will be one of the first libraries in North America utilizing this technology to expand our hours of service. Access: Only patrons who have a valid library card.

Access: Patrons must 18+ and have opted in for early bird aka self-service hours will be able to use this service. They must use their own library card and pin to access the building.

Monitor: Camera surveillance will provide peace of mind for patrons and deter theft/vandalism.

Messages: A sound system will deliver messaging to patrons during their visit. Patrons agree to follow guidelines provided by the messaging.

Register for Early Bird aka Self-Service Sours by filling out this form. Once approved you will be notified via email by library staff of your account status. We hope for Early Bird Hours to go live on 1/01/2021.

Please fill out this form below to gain access to the Red Bluff Library Early Bird Hours.