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Library CardHow to Get a Library Card

In order to borrow material, you must present a valid library card.

  • Please review the library card policy
  • Fill out both sides of the library card application form.
  • Present a valid photo ID.
  • Present proof of your mailing address, such as a personal check, current utility bill, piece of mail, etc. in your own name, if the mailing address is not on your photo ID.
  • Children under 18 must be with their parent or legal guardian when applying for a library card. Parent or guardian must have a library card first. Parents or guardians are responsible for items their children check out.
  • If you had a library card previously, there is a $2 replacement fee.
  • Your library card is valid at Farmington and Shiprock libraries.
  • You must pick up your library card in person at the library.

Loan Period (There are no renewals)

  • Loan Period for items checked out at the library is 4 weeks (28 days) and there is a fine of 10¢ per day for overdue items.
  • Interlibrary Loan items check-out periods is two weeks (14 days) and there is a fine of 25¢ per day for overdue items.



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Farmington, NM 87401

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