Want a library card? We can help you with that. The application procedure for a Pottstown Regional Public Library card is based on your place of residence - - - -
Do you live in Pottstown / Upper Pottsgrove Twp / Lower Pottsgrove Twp / West Pottsgrove Twp? (19464)
No problem! Stop in with a valid, up-to-date ID and we’ll get you all set up. You may complete the application at home or in the library.
Do you live in Chester County? (19465)
Please bring your Chester County Library System card along with valid, up-to-date ID so we can put you in our system. If you do not have a Chester County library card, you may apply for it online or go to the closest Chester County library and apply in person.
Do you live in Berks County?
Please bring your Berks County Library System card along with valid, up-to-date ID so we can put you in our system. If you do not have a Berks County library card, you may apply for it online or go to the closest Berks County Library and apply in person.
Circulation Periods and Associated Fines
|Material:||Circulates for:||Overdue Fines:|
|Adult/Teen Books||21 days||25 cents per day|
|New Books||14 days||25 cents per day|
|Children's Books||21 days||10 cents per day|
|Children's Kits||21 days||25 cents per day|
|Magazines||7 days||10 cents per day|
|Audiobooks||21 days||25 cents per day|
|Videos||7 days||$1.00 per day|
|New Videos||2 days||$1.00 per day|
|Video Games||7 days||$1.00 per day|
|Music CDs||21 days||25 cents per day|
|NOTE: Materials borrowed from other Montgomery County libraries may have different loan periods, based on the policies of the loaning library. Materials borrowed from outside Montgomery County may require a small service charge and/or different circulation periods, based on the policies of the loaning library.|
Lost or Damaged Items
Lost items, damaged items, or items returned without all components are charged at the cost of the item, plus a $6.00 processing fee in addition to any accumulated overdue fees. If you have misplaced an item, please consult with library staff as soon as possible so that we can minimize your costs and replace any items that are in demand.