Getting a Library Card
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- Patrons must have a photo I.D.,or some form of mail with a current name and address.
- Patrons who do not have verification of their address will not be allowed to check out items from the library, but they may use library computers.
- Patron's cards will be mailed to their home address.
- Children must be 6 years old to receive a library card. The rules below apply until they are 18 years old.
- Children's applications must have the name of a parent or guardian who will be responsible for that child. Preferably that person will be present to sign the child's application.
- If parents or guardians are not present when a child gets a library card, a postcard will be sent to the child's home.
- Children who receive cards without a responsible party present will not be allowed to check out more than three (3) items on that first visit.
- Nonresidents may be issued cards following the same rules as other patrons.
Nelson County Public Library
Card form (policies)
Use Agreement form (policies)
201 Cathedral Manor
Bardstown, KY 40004