Apply for a Power Card!
It's easy to get a Power Card!
You can apply online.
Minors age 15 and under will need an adult sponsor age 18 or over.
To pick up your card, please bring a photo ID and proof of residency or property ownership to your nearest branch with 10 days of application (see acceptable IDs).
Non-residents who are active in U.S. Armed Forces and their family members are eligible for a FREE library card. Bring your Military ID Card and proof of address to the library to get your card.
Library card customers must abide by the library’s circulation policy and be responsible for items borrowed by themselves or minors that they sponsor. Library card customers must inform the library of address changes promptly. Only parents or legal guardians can view minor’s library records. Email addresses are used for library business only and not shared with outside organizations. All personal information is kept confidential under Georgia Code Section 24-9-46.
Your Power Card lets you...
Check something out of our collection of over 500,000 items.
Access library databases from your home or office.
Print or copy in any of our branches.
Manage your account online.
Place holds for items that are checked out, on order or at another branch.
Obtain materials from libraries nationwide through Interlibrary Loan.