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NYCDOE Department of Library Services: Public Library eCard Application Links

Links for eCard Applications

Public Library Cards 

Public library cards are an essential tool for remote access to digital resources including eBooks, audiobooks, databases, and magazines. If you do not have a public library card in NYC, you can register for one using the link for the specific system. There are three public library systems serving New York City including New York Public Library (Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island), Brooklyn Public Library, and Queens Public Library. 


New York Public Library

SimplyE - provides access to an array of digital resources, including eBooks and audiobooks, as well as databases available.

Brooklyn Public Library

eCard Application - provides access to eBooks,  eAudiobooks, and databases.

Queens Public Library

eCard Application - provides access to digital media resources and databases. 

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