A Montclair Public Library Card is free of charge to those who:
Live in Montclair —Patrons are required to have proof of address, such as a driver’s license, utility bill or lease. Children, ages up to and including 11, need their application signed by a parent or guardian. Montclair taxpayers who reside elsewhere will have to present a copy of the current quarter’s Tax Bill from the Township of Montclair, along with their personal identification. The card will expire three years from the date of issue.
Work in Montclair*—acceptable identification is a pay stub or a completed “Works in Montclair Form” as well as a driver’s license for home address. The courtesy card will expire one year from the date of issue.
Attend school in Montclair*—for those students who go to school in Montclair but live elsewhere, acceptable verification is a tuition bill, printed schedule, or report card.
Personal identification is also required.
Paid Membership Cards*—cards can be purchased by anyone for $65.00. They are good for one year and can be used by members of the cardholder’s immediate family. Paid membership fees are non-refundable.
*Work in Montclair, Attend school in Montclair, and Paid Membership library cards cannot access the following digital resources: cloudLibrary and RBdigital (formerly Zinio). The same restrictions apply to library cardholders that have temporary residence in Montclair.