How do I get a library card? You may get a library card at any of our four locations or online . To register in person at one of our locations, you will need a photo ID. If your photo ID does not have your current street address, you must also bring in a utility bill, checkbook or piece of personal mail.
Children in 7th grade or below need the signature of their legal guardian. The legal guardian must present a photo ID and something with their current street address.
For more information, please see our Circulation Policy .
What if I have lost my card? You can replace a lost card for $1 at any one of our public service desks. If you have lost your card, you will need your photo ID to verify your identity.
Can I get a library card online? Yes, you can register for a library card online .
With your eCard you can immediately:
- place holds on library materials
- search our online databases for articles
In order to complete your library card registration, you will need to come into one of our four locations, and bring a photo ID with your current street address. If you do not pick up your physical card within 60 days, your eCard privilege will expire.
If you have any questions, please send email  or call 617-376-1301.