Get a Library Card

Two Ways to Apply for a Library Card

 

IN PERSON:

  • Bring your completed Library Card Application form to the Accounts Desk at any of the Community Libraries in the Santa Clara County Library District or the Bookmobile. You must provide your date of birth and present a valid form of identification showing your picture, name, and proof of your current address to complete your registration. (Acceptable forms of Proof of Address)

 

ONLINE:

  • Go to our Account Login page and click the "Get a Card" link to complete the online form. 
  • Visit any Santa Clara County Library within 30 days and provide your date of birth along with a valid form of identification showing your picture, name, and proof of your current address to complete your registration and receive your card. (Acceptable forms of Proof of Address)

Picture of Santa Clara County Library Card

Why the $80 fee for non-district residents?