Library cards are free to all California residents. Anyone age 13 and older may apply for a Library card by filling out the online application and visiting the Library to receive their card.
We offer two library card types to meet your needs:
|Card Type||Photo I.D. Required||Current CA Address Required||Check Out Physical Materials||Check Out LINK+ Materials||Use Digital Resources||Use Library Computers and Study Rooms|
|Limited||Yes||No||Up to five (5) total items||No||Yes||Yes|
Children 12 and under may obtain a Library card with a parent or legal guardian present. A parent or guardian needs to provide photo identification.
Visit the Library with photo ID if you need a replacement card.
Library cardholders must abide by the City of Mountain View Library Card and Borrowing Policy.