Join the library
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How to join your library…
Everyone is welcome to join the library, and it’s free!
- Visit your local library and a member of staff will help you to complete an application form. You may also join the library online. Under 13s need someone over 18 to sign their form.
- On your first visit you will be given a library card and will be able to take 15 items, if you can show proof of address. You will also be able to use the computers subject to availability.
Once you receive your library card you can:
- Borrow books and talking books from any library in Walsall
- Borrow CDs and DVDs (from selected libraries)
- Access information for study, hobbies and leisure activities
- Access online resources 24 hours a day
- Get free access to computers and the internet
- Up to 15 items at a time
- Most books and CDs are loaned for 4 weeks
- Bestsellers are loaned for 1 week
- For DVD loan periods see posters in libraries
- View our current fees and charges
Avoid a fine – return on time!
- If you have a PIN you may renew your books online
- Items in demand, DVDs and CDs or other special loans may not always be renewable
- If you do not return items on time, you may be charged a small fine