Adult CARDS: Oak Ridge city residents and property owners are eligible for cards at no cost. Valid identification showing name and current Oak Ridge address is required. Property owners living outside Oak Ridge must present a current tax receipt as well as valid ID. People living in Oak Ridge for a short time are also eligible for resident cards at no cost. Valid identification showing name and current Oak Ridge address is required as well as identification showing a more permanent address.
JUVENILE CARDS: Children of Oak Ridge residents from infancy through age 17 are eligible for cards at no cost. A parent or legal guardian must be present with ID showing current address and must co-sign the child's application for children in the 6th grade or younger. DVDs cannot be checked out on juvenile cards. Digital access CARDS: This card gives you access to our online resources for the six months. Once the library reopens, you will need to bring in proof of your residency, along with a photo ID, in order to get a physical library card and have access to the rest of our materials. Apply for a Digital Access Library Card here.
NON-RESIDENT CARDS: People living outside the Oak Ridge city limits may purchase a year's membership for $45. Valid identification showing name and current address is required.