Delaware Libraries

Library Card Applications

Delaware Residents

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All Delaware residents are eligible for a free library card. Complete a registration form and present it with a photo ID at your local Delaware public library*.

*If you don’t have a Delaware photo ID, please contact your local library for card registration requirements. Children under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian present to sign for the card. Please contact your local public library for registration, policies and/or fee information.

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Kids Cards

My First Delaware Library Card for birth to 5 & The Super Library Card for 6-12.

Delaware Educator Library Card

The educator card allows its holders to supplement their curriculum with expanded access to public library resources for children and teens. For public and private K-12 school librarians, teachers, and homeschoolers who work in Delaware, including those whose residence is out-of-state.

*New Castle County Only: Make an appointment with the Educator Card Program liaison at your NCC library to review guidelines, turn in required paperwork, and obtain a card.

Delaware Non-Residents

Delaware non-residents may apply for a non-resident card. Simply submit the registration form and a fee to a Delaware public library.

Non-Resident Property Owners

If you own property in Delaware, but live in another state, you are still eligible to receive a Delaware library card. Please contact your local public library for registration, policies and/or fee information.

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