Join the Library

Anyone can join our libraries free of charge – if you live, work or study in Hull, or if you are a visitor.

Joining the library is easy.

Or pop into any of our libraries: 

Access a list of libraries

Children can join too – from birth!

If you are aged 15 and under you do not need to bring a parent with you to join.

You will be asked for-

  • your name
  • home address
  • name of a parent or carer
  • telephone number (if known)
  • your date of birth.

We will not ask for proof of identity or a parental signature and you will be given your card immediately and be able to begin borrowing items.

To join the library you will have to agree to abide by the Library Byelaws and Rules and Regulations.



You can choose any one of the following for your library card -

picture of library cards