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1.  What Do I Need To Show to Obtain a Library Card?

Adults must show current address identification. Acceptable forms of identification are drivers' license, non-drivers' state-issued ID card, pay stub, utility bill dated within 30 days of the date of the library card application, lease, or a bank statement. Personal checks must have applicants' addresses, along with names. High-school students too young to have drivers' licenses or learners' permits may show school ID card, roster, or textbook which show their names inside. Children must have signed parental permission in order to register for Library Cards.