Getting a Library Card
DIGITAL LIBRARY CARDS
Are you a Middletown resident who needs access to our digital resources while the library is closed? We’ve got you covered! Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with the following:
- Phone Number
- E-mail address
- Image of Identification (must include name and street address)
If you are a student wanting a digital library card, click here to fill out the request form.
A member of our staff will respond to your request as soon as possible. These are temporary digital cards that will last until September 30th. It will give you access to our digital materials only; no physical materials can be checked out using these cards. 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, for you or your whole family, 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