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Request a State Library Card

Complete the form below and click "Submit." State Library staff will process your application and send an email with your barcode number, username, and password. If you do not receive an email, check your spam folder or contact A paper card will also be mailed to the address you provided.

State Library Cards & Bridges

Please note that State Library Cards do not grant access to ebooks and audiobooks via Bridges or the Libby app. Contact your local public library to find out how to access Bridges or the library's digital collection:

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