For most customers there is no card fee and no expiration. Just verify your name and address if . . .
You live or own property in Fairfax County, the City of Fairfax, or the Towns of Herndon or Vienna,
You live, work, own property, or attend school in a reciprocal jurisdiction,
You are enrolled in a public, private, or parochial school, college or university in Fairfax County, the City of Fairfax, or the Towns of Herndon or Vienna,
You are employed in Fairfax County, the City of Fairfax, or the Towns of Herndon or Vienna (you will need to verify your employment).
Persons who live, work, own property, or attend school in reciprocal jurisdictions are also entitled to a Fairfax County Public Library card
Reciprocal borrowers have all of the privileges extended to Fairfax County customers, except that of requesting Inter-Library Loans. We refer reciprocal customers to their home library system for this service.
Educator Cards—No Fee, Annual Expiration
Educator cards can be issued to preschool through post-secondary teacher at a public school or private school or homeschool parent or guardian within Fairfax County or the City of Fairfax
Educator cards expire annually on June 30th, and are removed 1 year after the expiration date if not renewed.
Corporate Cards—No Fee, Annual Expiration
Corporate cards may be issued to a corporation, business, school, or association located in Fairfax County, City of Fairfax, or a reciprocal jurisdiction
Corporate cards expire 1 year after registration or privilege renewal date and are removed 1 year after expiration date if not renewed