Library Cards & Policies
It’s easier than ever to get a Pratt Library card! Anyone who lives or owns property in Maryland is eligible to enjoy all that the Library has to offer with a free library card.
Standard Library Card
It’s easier than ever to access all that Pratt has to offer.
Out of State & Visitor Passes
Don’t live in Maryland? Just need computer access?
Register online for a Pratt Library eCard, and get instant access to eBooks, audiobooks, media, and more.
Children up to age six can borrow books using their own library card with the Pratt First Card.
Teachers and registered homeschool parents are eligible for a Pratt Teacher Card.
Pratt Library Firm Cards are available to nonprofits and companies.
Checkout Limits, Renewals, Overdue Materials & Fines
Learn more about checkout limits for a variety of materials, overdue materials, and other fees.Learn More
Material Pickup & Return
Learn how to pick up and return books, DVDs, and more at Pratt Library locations.
Questions About Library Card Accounts?
Having trouble applying for a card, or need help deciding which card is best for you? Contact us with any questions about Pratt library cards.Contact Us
Paying Your Fees Online
The Enoch Pratt Free Library accepts online payments to securely pay library fees or add money to a SAM account using SmartPay.Pay Online