Library Cards

Wallingford Public Library cards in multiple colors

Wallingford residents are encouraged to apply for a Wallingford Public Library card free of charge.

Applications may be made in person at the Main Library or at the Yalesville Branch or online.

To obtain a library card, adults must present a current CT driver’s license or CT State ID with current Wallingford address or a photo ID with one of the following: checks imprinted with name and address; current motor vehicle registration; or recent utility bill. Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian who is able to supply proof of residency. The parents or legal guardians of children under 18 are responsible for any outstanding fines, bills, or overdue material on the child’s library card.


Register for a new Wallingford Public Library card online!

A library card is all you need to borrow loads of free books, movies, CDs, magazines and more.

If you live in Wallingford, CT, get a head start with online self-registration. Complete the form for immediate access to many of the library’s digital media and online resources. You may also use your new account to place holds on items to pick up at the library.

To check out library materials and use the Library’s public computers, you will need to come into the library with identification and proof of residency to complete the registration and get your permanent library card.

Already have an account? To replace a lost card or renew an expired card, stop by the library with a photo ID.