How to Mail Loans


Library Materials Rate & Shipping Tool

Library Materials Rate is a reduced postal rate available for library materials that are mailed by a library to its patrons, or to another library for patron use.   The service is accessible to recognized public libraries, academic libraries, or other libraries maintained by non-profit organizations or associations and which are for public use in Canada.  

Please use the Library Shipping Tool to access Library Book Rate:


Printing Mailing Labels using the Library Shipping Tool

At the log-in screen, enter your CULC assigned username and password. Password is only necessary for login.  Note: You must now enter dimensions (in centimeters) of shipment on the label.


Request Pickups from Canada Post

Canada Post offers pickups for a fee, both scheduled or on-demand.  This service is not available everywhere -  learn more at “Request a Pickup."  Note that free pickup is only available for scheduled pickups for businesses that spend more than $15,000 a year on shipping


Packaging Items for Shipping

How to package loans for shipping via Canada Post.