Come into your local Merced County branch library or a member of the San Joaquin Valley Library to register for a library card, and access a world of unlimited information. In order to register you must provide two forms of verification of your current address and/or a photo ID.
Please note: If your current address is not on your photo ID, please bring in one item to verify your current address. Acceptable items are provided below.
Preferred Photo Identification
California Driver's License
California Identification Card
Government Issued ID Card
Please note: A parent's or guardian's identification is required for a juvenile's registration. The juvenile must be present to receive a card.
Verification Of Address
Recent utility bill
Official mail via USPS with recent postmark
Vehicle registration or proof of insurance
Current rental / lease agreement
Please note: If an adult does not have a photo ID, two of the three items noted above may be used.
For additional questions or information on how to obtain a library card, please contact (209) 385-7484.