Library membership application

Library membership is free to everyone who lives, works or studies in Barnsley.

To apply for membership online please complete this form - it should take no longer than 10 minutes to complete and will give you access from the date you receive your card. Please indicate on the form if you would like your card to be posted out to you or which library you would like to collect it from.

Anyone who joins online will be able to borrow 2 items. Once you are in receipt of your card to upgrade to full borrowing rights please take one piece of recent ID, giving your name and address, into any library and speak to a member of staff. Anyone under the age of 18 will need a guarantor.

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Member details

This service is for new members, please do not complete this form if you already have a Barnsley Library card. (Fields marked with an asterisk are essential)

Example: 01226770770
If you supply an email address, an acknowledgement (including the details you submit and the reference) will be emailed to that addressExample:
Example: S70 2TA
Delivery of your new library card

You can have the card either posted to you or you can collect it from the relevant branch

Disability Information

The information you provide will help us to ensure that our services are accessible equally to all sections of the community. It will not be used for any other purpose and will not be disclosed outside Barnsley MBC.

To help us ensure that your enquiry is a genuine customer contact, please type the words that appear in the box below, including a space in between each word. For assistance, use the "?" button. If you are not sure what the words are, either enter your best guess or click the reload button (circular arrows) underneath the distorted words.

Please ensure that all of the details you have specified in the form are correct. If they are correct please click the Submit button below to apply for the service.