Patrons must fill out an application form online to register for a new library card. You will be required to present your photo ID and proof of address. A young adult ages 16-17 is eligible for an adult library card if they can present a valid photo ID and proof of their current address
A youth between the ages of 0-17 must have a parent or guardian co-sign for their account. Co-signers will need to present a valid photo ID and proof of their current address (if it is not on their photo ID).
Examples of Photo ID:
State Photo ID Card
Examples Proof of Address:
Mail with a current postal cancellation
Card Fees Non-Resident
As a non-resident you will be able to purchase a library card at a cost of $40.00 per card for six months, or $80.00 per card for 12 months. This card would give you access to services offered by the Saratoga Springs Library including programming, materials and digital services.
Applicant for Limited Use.
A resident of Saratoga Springs is eligible for a limited use Library card if they can provide proof of Saratoga Springs Residency and non-photo ID issued by a government (domestic or foreign). Limited use accounts can only check out 3 items at a time.
Examples of acceptable non-photo IDs include but are not limited to: