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Get a Library Card

Who can get a library card ?

Adults and children who live in the Village of Scasrdale are eligible for a card from the Scarsdale Public Library. You are responsible for all material borrowed on your card or your child’s card. Library cards issued by the Scarsdale Public Library may be used in any Westchester County public library.

Where do I get a card?

You can apply for a library card online. Cards will be mailed out within a week of receiving your application. Applications for Library cards are available at the Circulation Desk. A card will be issued to you on the spot for immediate use. Please bring your card with you each time you visit the Library.

What if I change address?

Please notify the Library immediately. There is no charge.

What if I lose my card?

Please notify the Library immediately. There is a charge of $3.00.

How old do I have to be to get a card?

There is no minimum age requirement. A parent or guardian must sign the application form for a child in grade 6 or below.

What ID do I need to get a library card?

Appropriate personal identification is required with proof of name and street address. Acceptable identification includes: driver’s license, tax bill, rent receipt, utility bill, first class mail with a recent postmark, or a personal check with imprinted name and street address.