Birchard Public Library eCards are virtual library cards that allow patrons entry to all of Birchard Library's remotely accessible electronic resources, including online resources, downloadable eBooks, audio books, videos and music. eCard users who wish to check out library materials such as books, video formats, magazines, and audio formats must upgrade to a standard Birchard Library card.
You do not need an eCard if you already have a standard Birchard Library card.
Anyone who permanently resides in Ohio.
Just follow the prompts on the registration form and your eCard number will be mailed to you within two business days.
Access any of our digital services (Overdrive, Libby, Hoopla, or Freegal)
Access our online databases including automotive repair, genealogy, newspaper and journal articles, and homework help.
Access online training through LinkedInLearning.com.
You must upgrade to a standard library card in order to do the following:
Bring photo identification with your name and current address, such as a driver's license or state ID. Photo ID without the current address must be accompanied by printed personal mail with the current address. You must apply in person.
REGISTER FOR AN eCARD
By clicking the button below I agree that I have read the elegibility requirements stated above and can answer "yes" to at least one of the questions.
If you live within Sandusky County: Resident eCard Registration
If you live outside of Sandusky County: eCard Registration