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A library card offers you access to all the services you have come to love, such as books, magazines and newspapers, but we're so much more!

  • Attend colorful events for all ages.
  • Enjoy free Wi-Fi at all library branches.
  • Access internet computers with Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher.
  • Browse materials from 15 libraries and pick up at your favorite branch.
  • Delve into digital content like ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, movies, TV shows and free music.
  • Explore information-rich databases like Ancestry, Universal Class, Law Depot and Mango Languages.

If you live in Adair, Cherokee, Delaware, McIntosh, Muskogee, or Sequoyah county, you are eligible for a free library card.

Simply visit your local EODLS library and show a proof of address (example: driver’s license, mail, bill) to register.

Children of any age are welcome to have a card, but those under 18 must have a parent or guardian sign the application and review the internet use guidelines.

Citizens who pay ad valorem taxes in an EODLS service county qualify for a free library card, even if their primary residence is in another county. To register, visit an EODLS library and show a copy of a county tax assessor bill.

People who do not live or own property in an EODLS service county are non-residents and must pay $10 for a library card.

Students who attend a school in an EODLS service county are eligible for a free library card.

Visit an EODLS library to register. Bring a proof of address (example: driver’s license, mail, bill) and a student ID.

Visit your library to get a new card. There is a $1 replacement fee. Keychain cards are also available for $1.

EODLS serves Adair, Cherokee, Delaware, McIntosh, Muskogee, and Sequoyah counties. You can use your library card at any of the 15 branches throughout the system.

Click here for a list of locations.

A total of 25 items may be checked out at one time. There is a three DVD and video game maximum and a 12 audiobook maximum per card.

Patrons may not check out materials if they have unpaid fees or overdue items.

Most library materials check out for 21 days. This includes books, audiobooks, and magazines. DVDs check out for three days. Video games and other non-traditional items check out for 7 days.

You may renew items twice. You can renew by phone, in person, or online at My Account. Items cannot be renewed if a hold is placed on the title by another patron.

Overdue DVDs and video games incur a $1 per day late fee. Patrons may not check out materials if they have unpaid fees or overdue items.

You may return library materials to any of the 15 branches in the system.

Additional Library Services

Computers with Internet access are available at each of the branch libraries. Library card holders are allowed 2 one-hour sessions each day. Children under 18 may be allowed Internet access with the approval of a parent or guardian. Visitors may request a Guest Pass at the service desk. Guests are permitted one pass per day.

Cost per page for printing:

  • Black & White: 10¢
  • Color: $1.00
  • We offer free wireless Internet access at all 15 branches.
    Interlibrary Loan (ILL) connects patrons with libraries nationwide to borrow books and materials that EODLS does not own. Request and receive ILL materials at your local library.

    Tahlequah Public Library is excited to offer 3D printing to our patrons. By offering 3D printing, we are inviting you to discover your most creative self by learning how to design objects.

    For more details on this service, check out our webpage on 3D printing.

    Several EODLS branches have non-traditional collections available for in-house use or checkout. Ask about non-traditional collections are your local library.

    Here's just a sample of what's available.

    • Exercise equipment
    • Sewing machines
    • Fishing poles
    • Guitars
    • Batons

    When we’re not using the library’s meeting rooms for public events and internal meetings, we’re happy to share with others. Meeting space varies at each library. Review the meeting room policy below then contact your local library for room details and availability.

    Meeting Room Policy

    Our branches offer a number of business services for a small fee. All costs are per page. Scanning (if available on copier) is free.

    Photocopying
    Black & White:
  • Letter & Legal  = 10¢

  • Ledger (11x17) = 20¢

  • Color:
  • Letter & Legal = $1.00

  • Ledger (11x17) = $2.00
  • Note: Not all branches provide ledger size.
    Faxing
    Sending:
  • Local, 800, & Long Distance  = $1.00

  • International #'s = $10.00 plus $1.00 per page

  • Receiving = $1.00
    Notary services are offered at most branches. Cost is $2.00 per stamp. Contact your local library to determine availability.
    Free proctoring services for individuals are offered at most branches. Contact your local library to determine availability.