Library Cards

Library cards are available to all residents of Sanibel and Lee County, Florida, at no charge. You must present your valid FL driver’s license (or similar government ID) showing your current Lee County address. Visitor cards are available for a $10 fee and are good for one year. Use your library card to check out books, movies, music, and more.

To get a library card: Adult residents and visitors can now apply online for a temporary library card number that may be used immediately to access the Library’s premium databases. (You will still need to come in and get your permanent card before you can place holds, download eBooks, or checkout books.) Temporary library card numbers expire in 7 days and cannot be renewed.

Come in to the Library within 7 days and present your signed receipt and picture ID to obtain your permanent library card. If you have any questions on getting a Sanibel library card please call 239-472-2483.

Library Card Renewal

To renew your library card please visit the library or call 239-472-2483.