There are many reasons why you should get a Four County Library System library card!

  • You can check out books, DVDs, music CDs, audio book CDs and more
  • You can renew and request library items online, from your home or office computer
  • You can check you library account online, including items you have reserved, items you have checked out, and due dates
  • You can access premier databases provided by our library, the Four County Library System and by New York State
  • You need a library card to use our public access computers
Your library card is a great deal – it’s free!

(for residents of Broome, Delaware, Chenango, and Otsego counties.  Other area residents can get a card for just a $50.00 per family annual fee).

To get a library card you must:

  • Be a resident of (or own property in) Broome, Delaware, Chenango, or Otsego counties and show proof of address or real property tax payment
  • Have parental approval if under age thirteen (parent or legal guardian must be present to co-sign application)
  • Youngsters must be able to write their first and last name
  • Complete (except for signature) an Application Form (also available at the library) and return it to the Circulation Desk along with ID and proof of address.  Applications should be signed at the library when the form is submitted. Non-residents of the Four County Library System (Broome, Delaware, Chenango & Otsego counties) must also complete the Non-Resident Information Form.  Information on our borrowing and computer policies is available on our About Us page.  (Adobe Reader required to view forms).
  • Acceptable forms of ID include: Drivers license/Non-drivers ID; posted mail delivered to your address; utility bill; rent receipt; paycheck receipt; checkbook.
Need more information?  Contact us by phone at 607-757-5350 or by e-mail at