Get a Library Card

Do you reside in the Mid-Hudson Library System service area? Then you qualify for a FREE online library card!

Please note: An individual may not hold more than one library account. If you have an existing account in the Mid-Hudson Library System or your account has expired, please give us a call at 845-338-7881 or email

Follow these steps to get an online card:

1. Complete the registration form: – Be sure to enter a valid email address!

2. Follow the instructions on how to get a PIN.

3. That’s it! Log in to your library account here to access to all of our online resources.

An online card is only valid for 90 days. To convert it to a full card and to check out physical materials, please bring in proof of identification and mailing address (i.e. driver’s license, or identification and a billing statement).