How to Get a Library Card

Residents of Palisades and Sparkill are eligible to receive a free library card by stopping by the library to fill out an application or by filling out the form below.
Present photo identification, such as a driver's license. If your driver's license does not have your current street address please provide a proof of address, such as a utility bill.
Children of all ages may sign up for their own library card.
Out of state residents who wish to get a Palisades Free Library card with access to all Ramapo-Catskill Library System materials may purchase a family card for $360.00. Out of state residents who wish to get a Palisades Free Library card access to Palisades materials only may purchase a card for $180.00.  
We will replace your library card for free the first time it is lost or misplaced. We reserve the right to charge a library card replacement fee of $3.00 for each additional card.

Your Information:
Last Name, First Name, Middle Initial: ,   
Home Address:
Home Phone Number:
Cell Phone Number:
E-Mail Address:
Hamlet / Town, State, Zip Code: ,   
Date of Birth (mm / dd / yyyy):
Have you previously had a library card within the RCLS Library System?: Yes    No
If yes, please indicate which RCLS library?:
Hold Notices:
Hold notifications will be sent out by email.

Event Notices:
Would you like to receive emails regarding library news and events? (required): Yes    No

  I hereby apply for a Palisades Library card and attest to the fact that I am 18 years or older. I agree to comply with the regulations of the library. I accept responsibility for all use made, including any fines or fees, of this card and agree to immediately report loss of card or change of address to the Library.

Residency Requirement:
  Yes, I understand I need to provide proof of identity and residence in-person at the library before my card is activated. I will bring in the proper form(s) of ID so the Library can activate my card.

  No, I am not sure if I can produce proper documentation. Please contact me to discuss other forms of proof.

  Check this box if this is a request to replaced a lost or damaged card.