Library Services

Library Cards

  • Any Milwaukee County resident may apply for a card. Click here for information about  necessary documents for getting a library card.
  • Children between the ages of 6-14, must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian with proper identification to get a card.
  • Lost cards should be reported to the library immediately for your own protection.
  • Do not lend your card to others. Materials checked out on your card become your responsibility. Parents are responsible for items borrowed by children under age 15.

Renewing Materials

  • You can find information on how to renew materials in person, online, or over the phone here


  • Fines are now $0.15 per day for all materials except for Entertainment DVDs.
  • Fines for Entertaiment DVDs are $1 a day.
  • There is a 3 day grace period for all materials but entertainment DVDs. Once this 3 day grace period has passed, the full fine amount will be applied.

Computers, Internet, WiFI

  • Wifi is free throughout the library
  • (13) desktop computers with internet are available for patrons 10 years and older with a valid Milwaukee County library card
  • (4) laptop computers with internet are available for patrons 18 years and older with a valid Milwaukee County library card
  • Computers include Windows 7 operating system, Microsoft Office 2013, DVD-R drive, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer
  • Time limit is 2 hours per person, per day
  • Computers turn off 15 minutes before library close
  • Printing is available for $0.15 per page for Black and White, $0.50 per page for Color
  • Non-Milwaukee County residents may purchase a $1 Visitor Card for 2 hours of full computer access after showing current out-of-county address ID

Community Room

Interested in renting our community room? Check out the links below:
Community Room Rental Policy
Community Room Reservation Form
And be sure to check out our event calendar, to see if the date/time you were interested in is available:
Library Event Listing and Calendar