Library Cards and Accounts

Using Your Account Online

Your Pratt Library account gives you access to a range of online resources and services.

Accessing Resources and Services

During registration you will select a Personal Identification Number (PIN) for your library card.

With this PIN and your library barcode you can

Note: Items eligible for renewal can typically be renewed three times. For a full list of renewal limits, please see the Checkout Limits and Renewals page.


Maryland residents can apply for an eCard online to get access to resources and services. 

Recovering a Forgotten or Lost PIN

There are two ways to recover a lost PIN. Both require that you know your library barcode.

  • If you have an email address on file, you can change your PIN online.
  • Alternately, contact your local branch library or Central Circulation at 410-396-5325.

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