To replace a lost card please bring a photo ID and proof of current address to a BCPL location near you.
One free Library Card will be issued to all eligible individuals. Individuals who are not eligibile may purchase a library card. Eligibility includes:
Your account number is in one of the following formats:
If you provided the Library with an email adress, then go to My Account and click on the Forgot My Pin to reset your PIN. Otherwise, call us.
The individual to whom a library card is issued assumes full responsibility for all items borrowed with that card. The parent or guardian who signs the application for a juvenile card is responsible for all items borrowed with that card.
Parents and guardians, not library staff, are responsible for monitoring and approving selections made by minor children. Parents or guardians who wish their children not to have access to certain materials should advise their children.
A service charge is assessed for overdue material. Children's books are $.05 per day. Adult books and all audiovisual materials are $.10 per day.
Bath, Boone, Bourbon, Boyd, Bracken, Bullitt, Campbell, Carroll, Carter, Fleming, Franklin, Gallatin, Grant, Greenup, Harrison, Henry, Jefferson, Kenton, Lewis, Mason, Montgomery, Oldham, Owen, Pendleton, Robertson, Rowan, Scott, Shelby, and Trimble.
|* Juveniles may not check out M-rated software or R-rated videos/DVDs.|
|Maximum checkouts allowed at one time||100||25|
|Books on tape/CDs||25||25|
|Magazines (Back Issues Only)||10||10|
|Software (Video Games)||2||2|
|Items on Hold||50||25|
Library cards expire periodically to provide an opportunity to verify and update customer information.
Borrowing privileges may be suspended for non-returned items, unpaid fees, a change in eligibility, or upon request of the customer.