The library is open and back to our regular hours! If you are a Middletown resident in need of a library card, you are welcome to come to the library with ID and request a card. If you are unable to get here, we can make a temporary card for you – simply e-mail with the following:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Birthdate
  • Phone Number
  • E-mail address
  • Image of Identification (must include name and  street address)


If you are a student wanting a library card, click here to fill out the request form.

A member of our staff will respond to your request as soon as possible. Please note: all personal information provided will not be shared with anyone. 


How to Get a Library Card

If you live in Middletown, go to school in Middletown, or have a job in Middletown, you can get a free library card!! If you are under 18, you must go to the library with a parent/guardian.

Please read the instructions below carefully before you complete the application and return it to the library. Once your application has been reviewed and processed, we will send your library card to you by mail.

You must bring:

-A valid driver’s license

-Proof of Middletown address (a piece of mail addressed to you)

If you don’t live in Middletown, but you work in Middletown, bring:

-Proof of Employment in Middletown (a paystub)

If you have no association with Middletown at all, but you want to obtain a library card, you can buy a library card! Then you can check out as many books, movies, tv-series, audiobooks, and ebooks as you want. You can also use your library card to stream tv shows, movies, and more through Hoopla. Just think, a year’s subscription to Netflix is about $170! Purchasing a library card for a year is only $75! If you are a senior citizen, library cards can be purchased for just $25!

Applications can be obtained at the Circulation Desk, or can be printed out here.

For any other additional questions, please contact the Circulation Desk at 732-671-3700 ext. 310