Patron Pre-Registration

Residents of Melrose Park's 60160 zip-code who do not already have a library card can now pre-register for a card online.

Pre-registration grants you immediate access to selected databases and online resources. You have 14 days to complete the registration process.

When you visit the library to complete your registration please bring two forms of identification * see below

  You need 2 forms of ID both forms need to have your name, current Melrose Park address with the 60160 zip code. One of the two must be a valid photo ID, either a Illinois goverment issued Driver's license or Illinois goverment issued State ID with the current Melrose Park address and the 60160 zip. (A TVDL--Temporary Visitor Driver’s License--is not a valid ID) One of the following may be used for the second form of ID: utility bill, voter registration, a bank statement and /or a property tax bill. This second form of ID must also have your name, current Melrose Park address and the Melrose Park 60160 zip code. A parent or legal guardian must accompany persons from the ages of 5-17. The parent or legal guardian must present proper ID in order to get the library card.

The process takes a few minutes to complete and includes taking your photo, verifying your signature, and showing your two forms identification.