Your library card unlocks so many of our services and resources. Apply now to get your card and enrich your life with everything the library has to offer.
Find all of the details about borrowing books and other materials from the library including how to Renew, Hold, or Return what you’ve checked out, in addition to helpful information on Check Out Periods and Fines.
You can apply using our online form and get a temporary library card number. You are not able to access our online and downloadable services with a temporary card number, although this does allow you to enter your details for yourself.
For more information on the three different types of cards, see below or (click here to see types).
Library card applications for Metro and Metro Lite cards for children from birth through age 13 must be signed by a parent or legal guardian. Both child and guardian must be present.
If you don’t have current I.D., you can get a Quick Library Card that limits you to checking out no more than three items and limits your holds to five. Quick Cards must be renewed after 12 checkouts.
Whichever card you apply for, you’ll get your card right away and can start taking advantage of all the services we offer.