Eligibility: Any person over the age of eighteen (18) who shows proof of a current residential address within the Town of Johnsburg may receive a Town of Johnsburg. Library card free of charge. Library cards will be valid for three (3) years. A suspended account may not be renewed until the account has been brought back into good standing. Library users are responsible for all materials checked out on his/her card. Library cards can be obtained at our circulation desk during normal library hours.
Children Aged 5-17 may obtain a library card for their child/children by meeting the same requirements. Parents must have a valid Town of Johnsburg Library card. Parents are financially responsible for all items borrowed on a child’s card.
Proof of residency: A photo ID with current address. Identification with only a post office box number will not be accepted. If a photo ID with a current address cannot be produced, a photo ID along with a significant piece of mail received at the current address will suffice. *‘Significant mail’ includes utility bills, phone bills, bank statements, lease agreements, car registrations, and any piece of mail deemed worthy of proving residency by the Director.
Library cards are not transferable. Summer residents who own property in Johnsburg whose permanent residence is outside of New York may obtain a library card by showing proof of tax payments. A fee of $5.00 will be assessed for the replacement of a lost library card.
Computers & Equipment
Internet Access: The library has full access to the Internet. Parents of children under ten must supervise their child’s internet use.
Computers: Word processing and scanning are also available. Please check in at the desk before computer use.
Printing: Black and white printing is 10¢ a page. Color printing is 25¢ a page. Eprinting is available in black and white only.
Copying/Scanning: Black and white printing is 10¢ a page.
Fax: A public fax machine is available at a cost of 75¢ for the first page and 25¢ for each additional page. The library cannot accept incoming faxes.