Get a Library Card
All residents of incorporated Village of Hinsdale are invited to get a Hinsdale Public Library card. This card may be used at any of the 98 libraries in the SWAN library system and is valid for three years.
• Use the form below. Your card will be mailed to you within 3 business days. • All fields are required.
• Visit the Patron Services Desk during regular Library hours • Present a valid photo ID with current address and one other proof of residency such as utility bills, voter registration card, lease, or any First Class mail in your name • Residents under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian
Business owners may also obtain a card:
• Visit the Patron Services Desk during regular Library hours • Present a valid photo ID and proof of ownership/lease of an incorporated Village of Hinsdale business
Need online access fast?
If you do not have a current Hinsdale Library card, you can register for a temporary, digital only account to gain immediate access to downloadable content and databases. Register HERE. This digital card is temporary and will expire when your permanent card arrives in the mail within 2 weeks. You will need to update any accounts with your new card number when it arrives.
Lost your library card?
If you have misplaced or lost your library card please follow this link. An email will be sent to you with your library card number.