Get a Library Card

The Caldwell Public Library serves residents of the city of Caldwell. Caldwell residents and those owning property within Caldwell city limits, qualify for a borrower card. 

 

How to Apply

 

In Person:

  1. Visit the Caldwell Public Library.

  2. Bring your Photo ID and proof of residence to the circulation desk.  If you are under 18, a parent or legal guardian will need to be present to sign the application and show photo ID and proof of residence.

 

Acceptable Documents - Proof of Residence

  • Mail received at residence within the last 30 days

  • Electronic form of utility bill from the last 30 days

  • Signed rental or lease agreement from the last 30 days

  • Proof of auto insurance

  • Valid Idaho driver’s license or ID card, issued within the last year

  • Tax assessment notice

  • Postcard sent by the library to the patron’s physical address

 

Online:

  1. Complete the online application.

  2. Bring your photo ID and proof of residence to the circulation desk.  If you are under 18, a parent or legal guardian will need to be present to sign the application and show photo ID and proof of residence. Your library card will not be activated until you bring in photo ID and proof of address. 

Nonresidents:

Those residing outside Caldwell city limits may purchase library services with an annual fee. 


Annual nonresident card: $41.44

Six month nonresident card: $20.72
Annual senior nonresident card:  $22.36

Six month senior nonresident card: $11.18

 

To Replace a Lost Card:

If your card is lost or stolen, notify the library immediately. 


For more information, please contact the circulation desk at 208.459.3242.

Call us:

208-459-3242

Find us: 

1010 Dearborn St. Caldwell, ID 83605

Library Hours:

Mon. - Thurs. 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Friday  10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Saturday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Sun. Closed

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