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Library Cards

Library cards are free to anyone who lives in or owns property in the City of North Bay. Everyone else must pay a non-resident fee to obtain either a visitor's card, student's card, or non-resident's card.

To get a library card, adults must show two pieces of identification (ID). One of these must have your current address on it. Acceptable identification includes:

  • Driver's license 
  • Automobile registration
  • Bank statement or personalized cheque
  • Rental agreement (officially signed)
  • Hydro bill
  • Telephone bill
  • Personal mail with current postmark

Click here for a downloadable version of the Card Requirements.