Person with a library card in one hand a phone in the other and sitting in front of a laptop During this period of phased reopening you may apply for a library card.

  • Wilmington residents age 14 and older and Wilmington teachers may fill out the online application below. 
  • Wilmington residents under the age of 14 need parental/guardian permission and must print and fill out this form. The completed form can then be brought to the library (make an appointment)  or it can be scanned and emailed to or faxed to 978-658-9699, in which case the library card will be mailed to you. 

If you already have a card but can’t remember your PIN (or have other questions about your account), please email us at or

Also, all Massachusetts residents can access the online resources from the Boston Public Library – sign up for a BPL Ecard.


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