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.

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 at  www.ccls.org or go to the closest Chester County library and apply in person.

Do you live in Berks County?

Please give us a call (610-970-6551) or stop in if you’re nearby and we will help you get started.  If you have a library card from Berks County, please present it when applying.

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.   

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