We offer two kinds of library cards:
Temporary - If you have not lived in Cordova for one year, we ask you pay a $20 deposit that is refundable. One deposit covers an entire family. Temporary cardholders may have 5 items checked out.
Permanent - If you have lived in Cordova and have active mail service with the Post Office for at least one year; OR if you have had a deposit with the Cordova Public Library for one year; OR if you are Coast Guard personnel; Or if you are a seasonal patron who has shown dependability of library use for 3 years - you are not required to make a deposit. Permanent cardholders may have up to 8 items checked out.
To apply: Fill out a new member form. Library staff will make you a laminated library card or you may choose to just be entered into the computer system.
For more information, see our lending policies.