Get a Library Card

Start by choosing either an all-access card or an online library eCard. Not sure which is the right card for you? See the Which is right for me? bulleted lists below.

All-Access Card

Use the entire collection, including books, eBooks, DVDs, CDs, audiobooks, print and digital magazines, streaming video, and databases. Reserve and use public PCs and printers at KCLS libraries, even remotely.

Find out if you're eligible 

Who can get an all-access KCLS library card?

Apply in advance online for an all-access card, finish by activating your card in person at any KCLS library.

After you apply for an all-access card online, you will receive a library card in the mail. Before you can use your all-access card, you will need to visit a KCLS library with proof of address and photo ID that shows your date of birth. See our downloadable application for complete details. 

Online Library eCard

Get immediate access to online resources: eBooks, downloadable audiobooks, streaming video and music, test preparation, resume help, tutoring, and databases.

Find out if you're eligible

Who can get a KCLS eCard?

Apply instantly online for a KCLS eCard. After you apply for an eCard you will receive a confirmation number by mail. You will need to go to kcls.org/confirmaccount and provide the number.

 

Which is right for me?

All Access Card

  • Apply online, confirm in person
  • Online library of eBooks, magazines, films, and music 
  • Online learning, classes, tutorials, languages, test prep, and certification 
  • Databases, research, and business and investment information
  • In-library check out, print books, magazines, CDs, DVDs 
  • Reserve and use public computers 
  • Printing

Online Library eCard

  • Apply and confirm online
  • Online library of eBooks, magazines, films, and music
  • Online learning classes, tutorials, languages, test prep, and certification
  • Databases, research, and business and investment information

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