Borrow Books & Items

The Ray County Library’s collection includes a wide range of books, audiobooks, DVDs, magazines, and newspapers for patrons of all ages to borrow.

Get a Library Card

To apply for a library card, proof of residency is required. To obtain a library card, visit the Ray County Library during operating hours and present your photo ID or other proof of residency. Individuals under 18 years of age must have a parent or guardian sign their application.

Check Out Items

Patrons can check out up to 100 physical items at one time. Users can check out up to 10 electronic items on Libby at one time. Items may be renwed up to two times if no other patrons have placed the item(s) on hold.

Physical library materials circulation times:

Books & Audiobooks28 Days
Magazines14 Days
DVDs7 Days
Equipment & Devices14 Days