Get a Library Card

To fill out the Library Card application click here

Regular:

Allows for the checkout of physical materials from the library, as well as the use of all online services (eBooks, eAudiobooks, Movies, TV, research databases) and in-house computers. Available to residents of McCracken County plus Ballard, Caldwell, Calloway, Carlisle, Christian, Crittenden, Fulton, Graves, Hickman, Livingston, Lyon, Marshall, Trigg, Union and Webster Counties in Kentucky. Those living elsewhere that want a regular card may pay a $60/year non-resident fee.

If your card has been stolen please let us know. If your card has been lost you may replace it for $2.

In order to receive a card, proof of residence must be established by providing one of the following:

  • Government-issued ID, such as driver’s license or ID card with current address
  • Current property tax receipt
  • Letter confirming your residence at a local short=-term residential facility
  • Printed lease/contract for deed/deed
  • Utility bill or piece of mail in your name, received within the last month
  • A check with your current address

If none of these is available, the Library can take an application and send a postcard to the address provided. Upon return of the postcard, the library card will issue a card.

Digital Services Only:

Allows for the use of all online services (eBooks, eAudiobooks, Movies, TV, research databases) and in-house computers. Available to residents of Massac Co., Illinois and Kentucky residents that are not eligible for a Regular card. Please allow up to three days for receipt of your digital library card number via email.

For any questions regarding Library Cards please email [email protected]