How to Get a Card
How to Apply
Fill out an application at Circulation or register online for a temporary library card. To register online, you must be at least 13 years old and reside within the following 8 county service area: Fulton, Hamilton, Montgomery, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren, Washington.
Temporary library cards:
- Expire in 60 days.
- Registration must be completed in person to obtain a physical library card. You will be required to show photo ID with current address OR photo ID and another document that shows proof of address (i.e. electric bill, car registration, etc.) at the Circulation Desk.
- Individuals who are 13 or 14 years old must be accompanied by a parent/guardian to complete their registration.
Checkout limits are subject to residency requirements.
|Card Type (based on primary residence)||Checkout Limit|
|Library District residents||99 items|
|Capital District residents who do not reside in the Library District||99 items with restrictions|
|Outside Capital District||2 items with restrictions|
Using your library card
You may use your card at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library and at any public library in the following counties, subject to individual library policies: Fulton, Hamilton, Montgomery, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Washington, and Warren Counties.
Instructions to manage your account online.