Library Basics

Welcome! If you need a library card or are a new cardholder, explore some frequently asked account questions here. Recover your PIN or library card number. For quick access, add DCL.org to your mobile device's home screen.

Get a Library Card

Register here to get a DCL library card, or to recover your library card number or PIN. See some of the perks that come with your new card!

Request a Title

Can't find what you're looking for in the catalog? Here are a few more options.

Homebound Delivery

Qualified cardholders can have library materials delivered right to their doors if they are unable to come to the library due to illness or disability.

Fines, Fees & Borrowing

Most materials check out for three weeks. Magazines and DVDs under 200 minutes check out for one week, and each patron may have up to 200 physical items checked out at any one time. The late fee for most materials is 20 cents per day, with a three‑day grace period.
To pay with your Visa or MasterCard credit card, see a DCL staff member; $1 minimum. There is a $5 maximum per print/copy job.