Get a Library Card


Library cards are available free of charge to all adults and children 5 years of age and older. Family cards are available for families with younger children. Stop at the Circulation Desk and present your driver’s license or another form of identification that includes your mailing address.

Your library card allows you to borrow any of the more than two million items located in the 73 libraries and branches of the SAILS Library Network in Southeastern Massachusetts.

Library cards are required for checkout. There is a $2.00 replacement charge for a lost card.

To renew your library card, contact the library, 508.823.1344.

Register now for a temporary library card.

Online registrations become active immediately. You have 3 weeks to pick-up your card from your home library. Bring identification showing a current mailing address with you. If you are under 16, you will need a parent or legal guardian to co-sign your registration. If you live outside of Massachusetts, you will be assessed a fee for a library card.

With a temporary library card, you can:

  • place up to 5 holds on items in the catalog
  • checkout and download OverDrive books


Borrow eBooks