Maryland residents can register for an eCard to get instant access to eBooks, eAudiobooks,
streaming media, and databases.
Register online for an eCard
Should I apply if I already have a Pratt Library card?
If you have a library card, you already have access to our growing online collections. Please visit any branch in person if you need to replace or renew your library card.
How do I find my eCard number and PIN?
Please call any Pratt branch to receive your eCard number and PIN. Staff will confirm your contact information to verify your account.
Do I need to renew my eCard?
You do not need to renew your eCard if you continue to use our services. Accounts that have not been used for a year will be deleted from our system. If your eCard is no longer valid, complete the online application to receive a new number.
Can I upgrade to a regular Pratt Library card?
If you would like to check out physical materials or access the library’s computers, bring ID to any Pratt branch to get a regular library card.
I upgraded my eCard and can’t login to OverDrive - what should I do?
Email your eCard and new library card number to email@example.com. We will gladly transfer your checkouts and holds.
I can log in to Kanopy but I am not allowed to checkout after upgrading my eCard - what should I do?
Update your new library card number in the ‘My Memberships’ section of Kanopy. If you have any issues, email your eCard and library card number to firstname.lastname@example.org.