The library will be closed Monday, May 27 for Memorial Day.  Starting May 27, the Marina Street parking lot will be closed through June.

Library Card Use Policy


A free Prescott Public Library card is available to all Yavapai County residents with a photo ID and proof of residency. A parent or guardian signature is required for applicants under the age of 16. Patrons are responsible for any and all items checked out on their cards. Should a library card be stolen or lost, call the library to report it immediately. Replacement for a lost library card is $2.00. Your library card is valid as long as it is used at least once a year.

Loan Periods:

  • Prescott Public Library materials: 21 days
  • OverDrive and Libby eBooks and downloadable audiobooks: 7, 14 or 21 days (based on your account settings)
  • Items borrowed from other libraries may have different loan periods

Overdue Fines:

Library of things (Wi-Fi hotspot, hiking backpack, telescope, colorblind glasses, Chromebook, iPad mini, and charging cords) and video games: $1 per day

The Prescott Public library uses a collection agency to recover library materials.

Apply For A Card Online

Report A Lost Card