Fishing Equipment

Gilbert the Fish

Fishing equipment is now available to check out from Anderson County Library System at multiple libraries. Check availability!

Who can borrow the equipment?

Any adult with a library card in good standing, excluding reciprocal cardholders, can borrow fishing equipment.

What’s included?

2 fishing poles and tackle boxes may be checked out per card for 1 week (with 2 optional renewals). Tackle boxes contain 1 pair of needle-nosed pliers, bobbers, hooks, sinkers, and a stringer.

What else is needed?

See SCDNR for information about obtaining the required fishing license.


Please contact Reference Department:, or (864) 260-4500

Support for this equipment comes from a grant by the Duke Energy Foundation and in partnership with SCDNR.