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Teacher Cards

Teachers who live or work in Ohio are eligible for a teacher card which allows extended checkout and certain privileges.

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 be 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)

  • Books
  • Music CDs
  • Audiobooks

These are available with no renewals, limit of 15

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

These are available with no renewals.

  • 3-day DVDs
  • 3-day Blu-rays
  • 14 day Books
  • 14 day Audiobooks
  • Speed Readers
  • Magazines
  • Video Games
  • Binge Boxes
  • Wi-Fi Hotspots
  • Rokus
  • Launchpads
  • 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.

Questions? Contact the Children's Department at 419.521.3130

At MRCPL, we pride ourselves on being open to all, collaborative, visionary, imaginative, and customer-focused.

All library locations are currently out of COVID-19 test kits. We apologize for the inconvenience.