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Phone: 618-489-2070
Children’s Dept: 618-489-2072
Fax: 618-489-2079
Mon-Thurs: 10am-6pm
Fri: 10am-5pm, Lobby Pickup Only
Sat: 10am-2pm

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How to Get a Library Card

Who can get a card:

Any resident, age 3 and up, within the city boundaries of Fairview Heights is eligible for a free library card. You must have a valid library card to check out materials or use the internet.

Non-resident fees

Non-residents may purchase cards for the going rate. Currently it is $99.00 per year, per household.  This rate is in effect through August 31, 2021.

How to get a card:

Residents of Fairview Heights and those that are within our district can apply for a library card. You can register either by filling out the form online, or by calling the library at 489-2070. For registering online, please see the instructions below. To fully activate your library account, we will then need to see a current driver’s license or ID, or some official documents to verify your address – we’ll give you instructions on how to do this in a contact-free way.

Instructions for Fairview Heights residents registering for a card online see here.