Get a Library Card

Register online for a library card or print an application and bring it in to the library. Children under 10 years old need a parent or guardian's signature. There is no cost.


Account Access

You can login to your RVPL account using your library card number as your username and the last 5 digits of your card number as your password. You can also login to your library account using the Librista app on compatible smartphones or tablets.

Check out library materials

Use your card to check out any of the thousands of items in our collection. 

Renew items

You may use your card to renew items in person, by calling 476-5651, online on our library catalog, or with the Librista app.

Reserve items

You may reserve books which are currently checked out. You can do this in person, by phone, online on our library catalog, or with the Librista app. You will be notified when your items become available. There is no charge for this service.

Limit of 25 items

The library maintains a limit of 25 items at any one time for per library card per patron. Movies are limited to 3 per person at any one time.

Request materials

You may put in a request for items from other libraries by filling out the Interlibrary Loan Request and Agreement Form. A librarian will notify you that the item is available for pick up. Most items come in about a week. There is no fee for a one month checkout. A $3.00 fee applies to items that are not picked up.

Lost or stolen cards

Report lost or stolen cards promptly by calling the library at 476-5651. Do not lend your card out to other people. Card replacement fee is $1.00.

Change of address

Changes of address or phone number need to be provided for the library. You may come in or call 476-5651.