Get a Library Card

Free cards are available to all residents of Waterford Township. You can get a card immediately at the library with identification and proof of residence or you can sign up online  and your application will be processed within three business days. You will receive a call when your card is ready.

You can also download and print out the application to bring to the library.

Cards are renewed every three years, except for Parkside resident who would have their card renewed every year.

$10 cards are available to non-residents who work or attend school in Waterford Township. Cards are renewed annually.

Children between the ages of 4 and 17

Parents or guardians must sign applications for children between the ages of 4 and 17; if the child is not present, the parent or guardian must provide one of the following:

  • a current identification/document in the child's name issued by a government agency, school, or social services provider.

Children under the age of 4 are not eligible to receive an individual library card.

Lost library card replacement fee: $1

Lost cards should be reported as soon as possible, as cardholders will be held responsible for any materials checked out on their card.

Waterford Township Area Residents
Parts of several other municipalities share Waterford Township ZIP codes and mailing addresses. In addition, many area subdivisions not within the border of Waterford Borough or Township include the word” in their names. While we regret that we are unable to offer free borrowing privileges to residents of these communities, we can direct you to the public library that serves your local community.