Get A Library Card

Apply for a Public Library Card Online!

If you have never had a Minuteman library card, please complete the form below to get a 6-month Minuteman library card. Then visit a Minuteman public library convenient to you, within 6 months, to complete the library card application. When you pick up your card you must present a photo ID and proof of address.

Please sign up using a valid email address. Your temporary barcode and username will be emailed to you.


Your temporary number allows you to:

  • Login to My Account and establish a password.
  • Use state-provided online research databases within Massachusetts only.
  • Place up to 5 requests on Books, DVDs, CDs, etc. in the Minuteman Catalog for pickup at a Minuteman library.
  • Use our Digital Catalog.

How to complete the registration:

  • Pick up your full service library card at a Minuteman public library of your choice within 6 months.
  • After 6 months, temporary accounts, including item requests, are deleted.
  • Please mention that you have already registered for a temporary card and bring your temporary library number or a copy of the confirmation email.
  • When you pick up your card you must present a photo ID and proof of address.