Library Closed Monday, May 29, for Memorial Day

The Library will be closed all day, Monday, May 29, for Memorial Day. Regular hours will resume Tuesday, May 30.

Get a Library Card

Fill out the application below or visit Manitowoc Public Library to fill one out.  If applying online, your library card will be mailed to your address.  Successful delivery of your library card will serve as your address verification. 

If applying in person, you’ll need to show a current, valid ID with your name and address, such as your driver’s license or state ID. If you don’t have a driver’s license or state ID with your current address, please bring a piece of current ID. It must include your name and address.

Accepted forms of ID include:

  • Personal check
  • Current telephone, gas, electric or cable bill
  • Mail postmarked within 30 days
  • Voter registration card

You must be age 18 years or older to submit this application. If you are under the age of 18, a parent or guardian must apply on your behalf in person at the Library.

Your Information

(must be 18 or over)


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Terms & Conditions

By checking the boxes below, you are agreeing to the terms and conditions set by the Library and accepting responsibility for materials borrowed on your card. 
I represent that I am the person applying for this card, and that I do so voluntarily and of my own free will. I agree that I will sign my physical library card when I receive it in the mail. I agree to be bound by the terms and conditions, as amended from time to time, that the Library sets for cardholders and I accept responsibility for materials borrowed on my card.
I certify that I am 18 years of age or older.
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