Fishing Equipment

Gilbert the Fish

Fishing equipment is now available to check out from Anderson County Library – FREE!

Who can borrow the equipment?

Any adult with a library card in good standing 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).

Equipment: Shakespeare Navigator, Shakespeare Pitchin Stik, and Zebco 33 Authentic rods. Tackle box contents: one (1) pair of needle-nosed pliers, bobbers, hooks, sinkers, and a stringer.

Does every library have fishing equipment?

Fishing sets currently are available for borrow and pick up only at select libraries:

Anderson Main
Lander Memorial

Check availability!

What else is needed?

Fishing Equipment Checkout Agreement and Waiver

License: 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.