How to Get a Card

You may apply for a card online with limited borrowing privileges. 

All Lincoln County and Kentucky residents aged 2 years and up are eligible to receive a library card.  Adults may obtain a library card by filling out a library card application, presenting a picture ID and/or proof of address.

Young adults and juveniles may obtain a library card by filling out an application with a parent/legal guardian’s signature.

Patrons are responsible for all materials checked out on their card.

Juveniles may not use an adult’s card.

New applicants may be allowed to borrow 2 items, and their cards will be mailed to them.

Replacement cost for a library card is $2.00.

Library cards will not be issued within 30 minutes prior to closing.