Library Card Application
A library card is your first step to using the materials and resources available to you!
- Download and complete the application in its entirety.
- Sign the form.
- Submit the form in person.
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West Baton Rouge Parish Residents
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Surrounding Parish Residents
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Eligibility: Residents of West Baton Rouge Parish
- Adult cards are issued to people age 18 and up who live in West Baton Rouge Parish.
- A valid Louisiana driver’s license or identification card with current address is required when applying for a new card, a replacement card, or when renewing an expired card.
- Applicants that do not have valid Louisiana identification should be referred to the Director.
- Juvenile cards are issued to children from birth through age 17 provided the parent/guardian assumes responsibility for materials checked out
- .Child must live in the Parish.
- The parent/guardian must have a valid Louisiana driver’s license or identification card with current address for proof of identity when applying for their child’s new card, replacement card, or when renewing an expired card.
Eligibility: Residents of East Baton Rouge, Pointe Coupee, or Iberville Parish
Applicants from these parishes may obtain a West Baton Rouge Parish library card by presenting both of the following items:
- Permission slip from their parish library.
- Valid Louisiana driver’s license or identification card with current address.
Children who do not live in West Baton Rouge Parish are not eligible for a card.
Eligibility: Guest Passes
Just Visiting the Library?
You may use our patron computer workstations with a guest pass! You’ll need your driver’s license showing that you don’t live in West Baton Rouge parish to receive a guest pass. If you reside in West Baton Rouge parish, we will ask that you sign up for a library card.
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Special Guest Storytime with Local Author, Ila Belona
Join us for an engaging storytime with local author, Ila Belona. She is a local homeschool mother who enjoys singing, dancing, cooking, and traveling. Her books are available on Amazon. She will have a fun craft activity afterward. Recommended for ages 4-8 years old
March 2, 2024 @ 11:00 AM @ West Baton Rouge Parish Library
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March 5, 2024 @ 10:00 AM @ West Baton Rouge Parish Library