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Cobb's libraries promote September as "Library Card Signup Month"

Woman and child at Switzer Library counter
August 29, 2023

September is Library Card Signup Month. Cobb County Public Libraries, library workers, and library cards open access to essential resources for enriching and changing lives.

Cobb County Public Library cards are free to all Cobb residents and people who own property or businesses here. Cobb County Public Library also issues library cards to educators in Cobb County and current Cobb County employees. 

You can get a Cobb County Public Library card simply by visiting any library location. Library cards expire every two years (except for non-resident cards, temporary cards, and eCards).

A Cobb County library card allows patrons to:

  • Borrow library materials
  • Use the library’s public-access computers
  • Request materials through the Interlibrary Loan (ILL) service, and,
  • Get 24/7 access to digital e-books and magazines, online resources, and other Cobb County Public Library services. 

For more information on the Cobb County library card, visit any CCPL location or