Join the library


Obtaining a library card from us is free. With a library card, you can borrow books, DVDs, CDs and other materials as well as download e-books, e-audiobooks, e-newspapers and e-magazines.
You can join online if you are aged 16 and over.
If you are under 16 please visit your local library to join.


To join the library:

  1. Choose your local library from the list
  2. Complete the form
  3. Click Create Account
  4. A confirmation message will appear with a link to 'My Profile'
  5. Click on the My Profile link and make a note of your library card number under the option 'My account at Coventry Libraries'
    This card number and the PIN you chose are your key to a range of services.
  6. You can start requesting titles and using the online services straight away
  7. Visit your local library to pick up your physical library card.
    You need to provide recent proof of name and address with you. 
  8. You will be given a physical card with the same PIN.
  9. Start borrowing items from us!
Select home library