Library cards are required for checking out materials and for using many library services and materials.
Those who are eligible for a free WCPL library card:
Residents of Wayne County
Owners of property in Wayne County
Students and teachers in Wayne County
Owners of existing companies or corporations licensed to operate in Wayne County.
Persons who do not meet the qualifications listed above are eligible for a Wayne County Public Library card upon payment of a $15.00 non-refundable, non-resident fee. This fee is a yearly fee and entitles the holder to all benefits provided by the Library system. This card must be renewed yearly.
Valid identification must be presented in order to get a library card. Positive identification (preferably NC driver’s license or special ID) with a current address is required.
You may register for a library card at any Wayne County Public Library location, and one card works at all branches.