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You must come to the library to be issued a full-service library card.

However, for immediate access to our research databases and to request up to two items, Ohio residents can create a library account and register as a temporary online patron.

  • On your first library visit, bring with you something that can verify your address: e.g. photo I.D.
  • Your library card enables you to borrow materials from any Greene County Public Library location.
  • Library cards must be renewed annually.
  • There is no cost for Ohio residents to get their first library card.

If you are not a resident of Ohio, you can apply for a library card with a $25 annual fee. Learn More

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Non-residents of Ohio can apply for a library card*. There is a $25.00 annual fee and a photo ID will be required to process your request.

Please submit the non-resident library card application below or visit one of our locations to register in person. If you’re a resident of Ohio, please complete the Ohio resident application form.

*Not all digital collections and research resources are available to non-residents of Ohio, such as OverDrive.


Non-Resident Library Card Application

  • Tell us about yourself

  • Contact Information

  • Statement of Responsibility
    I verify that the above information is correct and I assume financial responsibility for materials borrowed on any card issued from this application. I agree to pay a $25.00 annual fee for a non-resident library card.

    Payment instructions will be sent via email 1-2 business days after you submit your request.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

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