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  • Available to Whatcom county residents with valid email address
  • Temporary Library Card number valid for 45 days
  • Before it expires, visit any WCLS library location, with valid ID for a full-access library card.
  • Temporary Library Card enables access to online resources and placing  holds on library materials
  • Patrons younger than 18 years old may register for a library card using this Temporary Card Application.  In addition a parent or guardian needs to sign for responsibility for the card's use. Bring the completed/signed Parental Permission Form to any library location to receive the full-access library card.

  • Temporary Library Card
    Full Name
    First Name *
    Enter your First name
    Last Name *
    Enter your Last name
    Street Address
    Please enter your physical address. PO Boxes/PMB not allowed.
    Street Address *
    Enter your Street Address
    Enter your Apartment/Unit/Suite
    City *
    Enter your city
    Zip Code *
    Enter your 5 digit zip code
    Other Information
    Phone 000-000-0000 *
    Enter your 10 digit phone number with dashes
    Birth Date mm/dd/yyyy *
    Enter your birth date mm/dd/yyyy
    Under 18? Parent/Guardian Name
    If you are under 18 please add your parent/guardian full name
    Email *
    Enter a valid email address

    By submitting this form, I agree to abide by library rules and I accept responsibility for all materials borrowed on this card.

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