Come into the Los Banos Library to register for a library card, and access a world of unlimited information. 

Library Card Applications
Adult - English | Spanish 
Children - English | Spanish

If your current address is not on your photo ID, please bring in one item to verify your current address. Acceptable items are provided below. 

Preferred Photo Identification
•California Driver's License 
California Identification Card 
•Government Issued ID Card 
•Current Passport 

Please note: A parent's or guardian's identification is required for a juvenile's registration. The juvenile must be present to receive a card. 

Verification Of Address
•Recent utility bill 
•Official mail via USPS with recent postmark 
•Vehicle registration or proof of insurance 
•Imprinted checkbook 
•Current rental / lease agreement 

Please note: If an adult does not have a photo ID, two of the three items noted above may be used. The library card in turn will be mailed to the patron at the provided address. 



The friends of the Los Banos Library maintains an online bookstore. We currently have some great books and CD's.  Please stop by and check out our selection!   
Click here to visit our online book store

Ever wonder how much you save by having a library card? Click below to use our savings calculator and see how much you save in a year.
See how much the library can save you!


Wee Wigglers 
Thursdays (Weekly) 10am-11am, at the Los Banos Library. Stories, Songs and Rhymes for Preschoolers and their families. They'll have a Wiggling Good Time! Wee Wigglers' is organized and promoted by the Los Banos Rotary Club as one of its literacy promotion efforts. FREE!

Para Los Niños
Saturdays (Weekly) 10am-11am. at the Los Banos Library. Bi-lingual Stories, Songs and Rhymes for Preschoolers and their familias. Para los Ninos is organized and promoted by the Ceasar Chavez Committee. FREE!

Para Los Niños Los Sábados (Semanales) de 10 a 11 horas-en la Biblioteca de Los Banos, 1312 7th Street. Bilingüe de cuentos, canciones y rimas para niños en edad preescolar y sus Familias. Para los niños es organizado y promovido por el Comité César Chávez. GRATIS!  




You can use the Online Catalog (ValleyCat) to search all the titles and authors available to adults and young people throughout the San Joaquin Valley Library System (SJVLS). If you don't have a computer at home, come into the library and browse using our ValleyCat computers. If the book or material you want is in the system, you can request it be sent to the Los Banos Library for check out! Whether your interest is fiction or nonfiction, our books and materials have you covered. Add to that the more than three million (and increasing) items in the San Joaquin Valley Library System, and you have an unending source of new information available each day.


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