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Multnomah County Library Databases

How to get a library card online: You can access Multnomah County Library’s electronic resources from home with a new library card today! Library cards are free to residents of Multnomah County & (Reed College students) and many nearby areas.


Accessibility: Multnomah County Library provides a variety of services for people with disabilities. 

Books by mail: If you can’t come to the library, the library may be able to come to you. Contact Library Outreach Services at 503.988.5404 to see if you are eligible for free mail or home delivery. 

Contact My Librarian: Contact one of these librarians for personalized reading recommendations or let us pick one for you. For all other requests, Contact us.

Interlibrary loan & Interlibrary loan help: Can't find what you're looking for at Multnomah County Library? Try interlibrary loan. It may be possible to borrow books, audiobooks, microfilm and copies of articles from another library system.

My Discovery Pass: My Discovery Pass is a partnership between Multnomah County Library and other local organizations to offer free educational and cultural experiences to Multnomah County Library cardholders. My Discovery Pass provides online access to free tickets donated by local cultural attractions.

Oregon Library Passport Program: Multnomah County Library has joined the Oregon Library Passport Program, giving Multnomah County Library patrons access to more than 100 participating libraries in Oregon.

Immigrants and citizenship: Your path to citizenship begins at Multnomah County Library. Multnomah County Library can help you get started on your journey to citizenship. Use their Contact us to find out about online citizenship classes and other resources. Do you need the most accurate information about the citizenship process or immigration reform? Check USCIS (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services) for updates and study materials.