Get a Library Card

All who live, work, or go to school in Massachusetts can apply for a CW MARS public library card.

To register for a physical library card, visit any CW MARS member library with a photo ID and proof of address. A physical library card provides access to both physical and electronic materials.


Want access sooner? Eligible residents can apply for an eCard!

An eCard is a CW MARS library card that patrons who live in a town with a CW MARS member library can register for online to access electronic materials, such as ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, and databases. The eCard is for patrons who do not already have a CW MARS library card. eCards may be upgraded to a physical library card by visiting your local library. Apply for a CW MARS eCard and use it online today!