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Get instant access to e-books, audiobooks, streaming media and more.

You can use online services and place holds right away.

Please pick up your new library card within the next 6 months. When you pick up your card, please bring photo identification or contact us for options. 

  • If you are ages 13-17, you can show photo ID or bring an adult with you
  • If you are under age 13, bring an adult with you.

Are you a teacher or homeschooler? Sign up for an educator library card.

Do you live outside Multnomah County? Sign up for one of these options.

Contact us with any questions.


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Contact us right away, then come into any library to get a new card — it’s free.