Library Card Request


Online registration for a St. Tammany Parish Library E-access card is free and open to St. Tammany Parish residents aged five years and up.

Residents ages five to 17 years will need a parent or guardian to fill out the form. The card can be used right away to access digital resources and place books on hold. To obtain a physical library card for use to check out items in the branches and to pick up your items on hold, you will need to come into a branch to pick up your physical card.

Residents of parishes other than St. Tammany can get a library card for a $30 annual fee. Please visit one of the STPL branch locations, opens a new window in person to apply for an Out-of-Parish card.

Choose the form below to register for your E-access card. A valid email address is required to receive your E-access card number. Residents without an email address can visit any library branch to apply for a library card in person.

You will receive an email from, opens a new window   with your card number within 48 hours. PLEASE NOTE: The email may go into your spam folder. Be sure to check there or add, opens a new window to your contacts to ensure the email gets to your inbox. To receive your physical card, please visit your nearest branch in-person. Find the branch nearest you: STPL branch locations, opens a new window.

E-Access Card application MINOR, opens a new window 

E-access Card application ADULT, opens a new window

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