Library Card Use Policy

A free Prescott Public Library card is available to all Yavapai County residents with a photo ID and proof of residency. A parent or guardian signature is required for applicants under the age of 16. Patrons are responsible for any and all items checked out on their cards. Should a library card be stolen or lost, call the library to report it immediately. Replacement for a lost library card is $2.00. Your library card is valid as long as it is used at least once a year.

Loan Periods:

  • Prescott Public Library materials: 21 days
  • OverDrive Downloadable eBooks: 7, 14 or 21 days
  • Items borrowed from other libraries may have different loan periods
  • Interlibrary Loans: varies

Overdue Fines:

Books and other materials: 25 cents a day
Items borrowed from other libraries may have higher fines.

The Prescott Public library uses a collection agency to recover library materials.

Apply For A Card Online

Report A Lost Card