Your MCPL library card is the key to borrowing materials, downloading e-books, audiobooks, and music, using our research databases and online learning tools, and much more.

Read about library account eligibility and policies.

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The Digital Library Card may be used to place holds on desired titles and use most online services. Digital Library Cards are restricted to Maryland, D.C. and Virginia residents.

PLEASE NOTE: If you already have an active MCPL library card, you do not need to apply for a Digital Library Card.

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