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Teacher Cards

To be Eligible for a Teacher Card:

You must live or teach in a school in the state of Ohio
You must have a valid M/RCPL Library Card
Your Library Card must be in good standing
*Student Teachers, Substitute Teachers, Preschool Teachers, Daycare Providers and Homeschool parents/guardians who reside in Ohio also qualify for a Teacher Card.

To Apply for a Teacher Card:

Bring your school ID, pay stub, or proof that you work at a school.
Bring your M/RCPL Library Card
Bring two forms of identification, one with your current address, if you do not have a valid M/RCPL Library Card
Homeschool applicants must show proof of homeschooling (e.g. Homeschooling recognition letter from School Superintendent)

The following items can be checked out for 9 weeks on a Teacher Card (with no renewals, Limit of 15):

Music CDs
Audio Books

These items can be checked out for 4 weeks on a Teacher Card (with no renewals):

Informational and older Entertainment DVDs (7-day)
Blu-ray (7-day)

These materials CANNOT be checked out on a Teacher Card:

3-day DVDs
3-day Blu-rays
14 day Books
14 day Audio Books
Speed Readers
Video Games
Binge Boxes
Wi-Fi Hotspots
Any item requiring a Borrower Agreement
SearchOhio & OhioLINK items

All items checked out on a Teacher Card are fine free. The replacement fee for up to two items per school year will be waived.

Any questions, contact the Children's Department at 419-521-3130 or your local MRCPL branch.

Main Library

43 West Third Street
Mansfield, OH 44902
(419) 521-3100

Open Hours

Temporary Main Library Hours:
Mon-Thur: 10 AM-6 PM
Fri: 10 AM - 5 PM
Sat: 10 AM-2 PM

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