Library cards are your passport to a world of information
You may apply using the Apply for a library card button or in person at a branch location. Your online application is forwarded to the library. You have 30 days to complete the application process by visiting your local branch with a valid ID and proof of mailing address. Until then, your virtual temporary library card can be used to access many of the library's online resources.
Apply for a library card
If you are eligible for a Fairfax County Public Library card, your card is free.
Visit any library branch and bring one of these forms of identification to have your card replaced.
If you are unable to locate your FCPL card, please notify your local library or complete this online form
FCPL staff can put a note on the account or bar the account preventing unwanted use. FCPL customer are responsible for any material checked out on their FCPL account