General Information

  • Library cards are issued for free and are valid for 3 years.
  • Cards are available at any library to Buncombe County Residents and Property Owners.
  • Valid identification is required.
  • A parent or guardian’s signature and identification are required for children 12 and under.
  • Cards are valid at any branch.
  • Cards must be presented to borrow, renew or request materials.
  • Patrons must be at least 18 years old to borrow DVDs.
  • All library materials charged on your card are your responsibility.
  • Please notify the Library if you lose your card or move.
  • Replacement Charge for lost cards is $3.00.

Library Holiday Hours

The libraries will be closed the following days in 2014:

Holiday Dates
New Year’s Day January 1
Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday January 20
Good Friday/Easter April 18-19
Memorial Day May 26
Independence Day July 4
Labor Day September 1
Veteran's Day November 11
Thanksgiving November 27-29
Christmas December 24 - 26