Getting a library card is fast and easy! To have our staff issue your permanent card, just bring one of the following current IDs listed below, along with your current address to any outlet of the Erie County Public Library.
|PA driver’s license||Official Mail|
|PA vehicle registration||Passport|
|PA Gun Permit||Payroll Check|
|Auto Insurance Card||Prescription|
|Checkbook||School Bus Pass|
|Class Schedule||Report Card|
|College or School ID||Utility Bill|
|Lease||Voter registration ID|
|Mailed bank statement||W-2 form|
|Military ID||Temp Letter|
|Non-driver’s ID card||Library Postcard**|
Library cards are free to residents of Erie County, out-of-town college students residing in the county and anyone with an ACCESS PA sticker on their library card from another library.
Non-Residents may obtain a library card good for one year for a $10.00 (annual) fee.
There is a $2.00 replacement fee for lost cards.
If you change your address or lose your library card, please notify the library immediately.
(**Library postcards may be provided only if no other forms of identification can be provided.)