Please have the following ready before applying for a library card.
Children under the age of 15 will need a parent, or legal guardian present when applying for a library card. You have to apply in person at the library, applications filled out online will be automatically held until the child and parent come into the library to complete the application process. We will notify you by your prefered contact method if an application you have filed has been held.
Library cards may be applied for in person at the front desk, or online. A patron number will be assigned to you at the time, or in an email conformation within one week, and can be used to access your account from home via this website. A local mailing address is needed. First time check-outis limited to two items; and after these items are returned,the limit for checking out is 20 items at a time. Any "temporary" visitors may obtain a card for a $20.00 refundable deposit. Steamboat Springs and Craig residents may obtain cards free of charge. Colorado Library Card holders are also welcome.Books, and books on CD or cassettes are checked out for a period of 2 weeks,with phone renewal available. Movies in VHS or DVD format are also checked out for two weeks.Fines are ten cents per day, with a maximum $2.00 fine for all late materials, and patrons are encouraged to use our outside bookdrop to return items when the library is closed.Past issues of magazines may be checkedout for two weeks.Interlibrary loans are available at no fee. Please ask at the front desk.Internet and e-mailing is permissible by signing a Internet Policy form and log-in sheet at the time of use. There is a one hour time limit for use.