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Bowling Green Public Library

Get a Library Card?

How to get a Library Card

You will need to stop by the library to apply in person. Library cards are free for residents of Bowling Green, Missouri living within the city limits. Proof of address in the form of a driver's license or a piece of mail with your current address is required.

For those residing outside of city limits, there are two different levels of membership:

  • Individual memberships are $20 per year, allows up to 6 physical items checked out at a time and up to 10 eBooks and Audiobooks through the Libby app.
  • Family memberships are $40 per year, allows unlimited physical checkouts and up to 10 eBooks and Audiobooks through the Libby app.

All children under the age of 18 are required to have a parent or legal guardian present when registering for a library card.

Membership includes access to our entire catalog, including materials from our local library, access to materials from across the state, as well as eBooks and audiobooks.

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