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Get a Library Card

Get a Library Card

Free Library Cards are available to residents of Mecklenburg County.  Free Library Cards are also available to those who live outside of Mecklenburg County but are Mecklenburg County property owners. 

Before you apply, check to see if you already have a library account.

Hosting a Library Card Drive at Your School

Tools to host a library card drive at your school

What little card costs nothing at all, and is one of your best back-to-school tools?

Your library card!

The Library has a wealth of tools and services that support educators and students during the school year. Encouraging children to read and use the library is the best thing you can do to help them to do better in school and continue learning throughout their lives.

Teacher Loan Card

What is a Teacher Loan card?

Teacher Loan cards are a special privilege granted to educators and patrons who work for institutions and facilities that educate or care for children in Mecklenburg County. Teacher Loan cards are intended to benefit the students.

Privacy Policy

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to its websites. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices:

When you visit the Library's website, we collect and store only information to measure the number of visitors to different areas of our sites to assist us in making our sites more useful to you. This information includes: