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Get a Library Card

Do I need a library card to use the Library?

  • You need a library card if you want to borrow books or other items from the library.
  • You need a library card if you want to use some of the links on this website from outside the library.
  • You do NOT need a card to use materials inside the library.

How much does a library card cost?

  • A library card is free.

How do I get a library card?

  • To register, adults must have identification that includes both name and current address. Some things you can bring are:
    • A driver's license
    • Picture ID
    • Rent receipt
    • Tax bill
    • Utility bill
    • Apartment lease
    • Letter on letterhead stationery from a shelter for the homeless.


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Supported by funds from the New York State Library's Adult Literacy Library Services grant program.
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