Register Online


Welcome! Online Library Card Registration is available to make it quick and easy for you to pre-register for a library card. If you have any questions or comments please speak to a library staff member.

Once you complete the form, visit any branch of the Palm Beach County Library System to pick up your new card. You will need to present a valid photo ID and proof of current residential address.

Children and young adults under 18 must have a parent or guardian present to obtain a library card. The child or teen must be present when applying or the parent or guardian must provide a birth certificate, report card, school document, school or state issued id, or an insurance card for the child.
  • Are you eligible for a free card? Read more.

  • What is considered acceptable identification?

  • An email address or phone number is required to use this online application form.

If you already have a Palm Beach County Library Card, you do not need to register again. If you need a replacement card, please visit any branch.

Adult Complete the Adult Registration Form (18 years and older)
Child Complete the Child Registration Form (Birth to 17 years old)

Printable Applications. If you are unable to complete the online form, printed versions of our forms are available. You can print and complete an application; bring it to any branch of the Palm Beach County Library System with proof of current address and receive a library card with full borrowing privileges.

Adult Application (PDF)
Children's Application (PDF)
Adult Application in Spanish (PDF)
Children's Application in Spanish Application (PDF)