All those who are eligible may apply for a library card at no charge.
All applicants must be at least 5 years of age and qualify under one of three options:
Library Card Application Process
When applying for a library card, all applicants must:
Children Under Age 14
Children without a form of identification listing their current address will be required to have a parent or guardian with current address identification to verify their address and sign their application.
Lost Card Replacement
When a card is lost or damaged, a replacement card can be made for $1.00.
If the card was stolen, a new library card number will be issued and a note will be made on the patron's account.
For more information on library cards:
Online Library Accounts
Every library card has a corresponding online account which can be used
anywhere and at any time as long as there is access to the Internet.
All patrons have access to an online account, however activation
may need to be requested.
Please contact the library to
activate your account.
Online accounts can easily be accessed by going to the library's online catalog. The Account Log In can be found in the top-right corner of the Online Catalog.
The Inter-Library Loan program, sponsored by the State Library of Iowa, allows library patrons to borrow things from other libraries in Iowa without ever leaving town.
In order to participate in the program, patrons must have a valid library card and have no fines, fees, or overdue items on their account.
There is a $3.00 charge for each item borrowed through this program, due to shipping costs.
Contact the library for more information.
Fill out the form below to recommend an item for the library to purchase.