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Norwalk Public Library
1 Belden Ave.
Norwalk, CT 06850
Fax: 203-866-7982
South Norwalk Branch
10 Washington St.
Norwalk, CT 06854
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Age 17 & Under Library Card Application (Our policy might be helpful.) 

Library Cards are available free to all Norwalk residents. With your library card you are eligible to check out books, movies, magazines, use the Internet and more.        

To get a Norwalk Public Library System card, a new borrower must present one type of identification from section A or two types of identification from section B, one from the identity column and one from the residency column. (If the new borrower does not have a photo ID, the library card will have a limit of two items.)

Acceptable Identification, if they are signed, valid (unexpired), current: 
  • Connecticut Driver's License with current Norwalk address
  • Connecticut Photo ID with current Norwalk address
  • US passport with Norwalk address.
              (Some passports do not list address in which case a residency ID is needed.)

B) Residency ID Requirements:  Two IDs required: One from each column.

 Establish Identity  Establish Residency (Valid, in name of borrower, Norwalk Address)
  •  Employer ID with photo
  •  Norwalk tax bill (for residence, not property owned or business owned)
  •  Alien registration with photo
  •  Utility bill
  •  School ID with photo
  •  Lease
  •  "Green Card"
  •  Personal Mail
  •  US Military card with photo
  •  Auto Registration

Connecticut Non-Norwalk Residents:
  • Current Connecticut hometown library card plus second form of identification (with picture) to verify identity.  (If the new borrower does not have a photo ID, the library card will have a limit of two items.)

Replacement fee for a lost library card is $2.00.