Ohio residents who can write their first name may receive a library card. They will need to bring in the proper identification such as:
A valid Ohio Driver's License or valid State of Ohio identification card must be presented in order to obtain a Library card. If the Driver’s License or State identification does not have the most current address, utility bill, envelope or post card (with a recent postmark) showing the current address must be shown in addition to the driver’s license or State identification.
Your Library Card
You can use your library card to find new book titles, search databases (including newspapers, magazines, homework helpers, etc), reserve materials, check your library account, and much more! You can also use this card at other libraries throughout the Greater Cleveland area. Applicants under 16 must get a signature from a parent or legal guardian.
Fill out the Library card application here print it out, and bring to the Library.
Come to East Cleveland Main Library located at 14101 Euclid Avenue, East Cleveland, OH 44112, go to the Circulation desk and ask for a library card application. Have the proper identification showing your current address and you will receive a Library card the same day.