Welcome - we're glad you're here!

The Barrington Area Library building is currently closed to the public, but our Customer Service team can sign you up for a new library card or renew your card online.

Why get a library card? Your Barrington Area Library card is your passport to new and innovative services like Parking Lot Pick-Up and Borrow By Mail, along with locker delivery. It also gives you FREE access to thousands of e-books, audiobooks, magazines, and newspapers, along with streaming videos, digital music, as well as exclusive online programming.

Don't miss out on your 24/7 virtual library: sign up today!

Library cards are issued to individuals (and their family members) who own or rent property within the Barrington Public Library District. See a Library district map to check your address.

Ready to apply for a new card? Complete the online application.

Ready to renew your card? Follow these instructions.