If you live or own property in the Town and Country Public Library District you are entitled to a library card. Residents or renters can be verified on the Kane County Treasurer’s website: www.co.kane.il.us/treasurer/. Click on “view real estate taxes.”
A resident may apply for a borrower’s card upon reaching the age of 5 (five) years.
The signature of a parent, guardian, or other legally responsible person is required for all persons under the age of 18 years. Library cards are issued for 2 (two) years.
To obtain a Library Card, bring proof of identity and proof of residency to the Library.
- Photo ID: driver’s license, state ID, military ID, or U.S. passport
- Proof of Residency: current utility bill, real estate tax bill, rental agreement or lease, current credit card bill, or other legal document showing your nameand current address
Lost or stolen cards must be reported to the Circulation Department as soon as possible. A $5.00 fee is charged for replacement of a card.
If you have additional questions about signing up for a Library card, please call 630-365-2244 or click for Borrowers Cards Document.
If you do not live within the Town and Country Public Library District, information for non-resident cards may be found on the Borrowers Cards .
Library cards may be renewed at the desk. There is no charge to renew your Library card. You will need the large portion of your card showing name and expiration date. Please provide proof of identity. Proof of residency may be required if you have moved.