Library Cards

Library Card Guidelines GA Pines Catalog

TCPLS will issue library cards free of charge to individuals who meet one of the following criteria:

  • Reside in Georgia
  • Own property in Georgia
  • Attend school in Georgia
  • Are employed by a business in Georgia

Out-of-state cards are available to persons living outside of Georgia who are not employed, do not attend school or do not own property for an annual fee of $25, payable at the time the card is issued.

A temporary card is available for $12.50 and is good for 6 months.

Thomas County Library items can be picked up, returned or requested at any Thomas County Library location. Please keep your library card in a safe place, as you are responsible for items checked out on your card. Report stolen cards immediately. See the Library Card Guidelines for information on types of library cards, how to check out and place holds on items, and overdue fine rates.

How to Obtain a Library Card

In order to obtain a card, visit any TCPLS location to fill out a short form and present a photo I.D. and proof of your current address.

Or you can fill out the library card form online by