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Get A Library Card

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How do I get a library card?

Any resident of the Longwood Central School District, 17 years of age or older, upon presentation of 1 current proof of residency (ie.: current driver's license, school ID, report card, recent utility or telephone bill, car registration, car insurance card, etc.) may complete an application and be issued a library card with full privileges and responsibilities. Library cards will expire after 3 years.


Getting a Card for My Child

An application for a Juvenile or Young Adult library card must be completed and signed by a parent or legal guardian responsible for the minor. The parent or legal guardian, by signing the application, accepts responsibility for late or lost materials. At the time of application, the parent or legal guardian may authorize the Young Adult for full or restricted Internet access.


Can't wait?

Temporary library barcodes are available for Longwood Central School District residents who do not already have a library card. Temporary barcodes are honored for 30 days. With the barcode, you can download ebooks, use online research tools and place holds on materials. Click Here and enter your residence information to begin the process. Borrowing library materials is contingent on getting a permanent card.

Your Library Account and Password
  • You can access your library account online. Visit My Account or select login in the library catalog.
  • Type the Barcode from the back of your library card.
  • The first time you sign in to your library account, you will need to create a password.Type a password into the "Password" field.
  • Click Login or press Enter.
  • You will be asked to re-enter your new password for verification.

Where can I use my card?

Your Longwood Library card may be used at most libraries in Suffolk County.


What if I lose my card?

Please report a lost card immediately. We will mark it as lost, which protects you if it is misused. You may get a replacement card for $1.