It’s easy! Just come in with identification that includes your name and current local address.

Children under the age of 16 must apply for a card with a parent or guardian who presents proper identification and cosigns the registration card.

To borrow Library materials, all persons must present a valid Mid-Hudson library card or acceptable proof of identity. Please note that you are responsible for all items checked out on your card.

Can’t find your library card? – no problem – email

Don’t remember your pin? Click here and use “Forgot Pin?” to reset your own pin.

Online Patron Self-Registration

You can register for a library card online to enable access to our digital content. Fill out and submit the form below and within one to two business days you will receive an email with your library card number and temporary PIN. This card can be used to access digital content including e-books, downloadable audiobooks, streaming music and videos and digital magazines. The physical card is needed to check out any physical items and can be picked up at Reed Library upon presentation of ID and address verification. Please contact the library with any questions, 845-225-2439.

    Subject (required)

    First Name (required)

    Middle Initial

    Last Name (required)

    Email Address (required)
    (For students, please DO NOT use your school address. We will not be able to send you emails.)

    Physical Address (Street) (required)

    City, State, Zip (required)

    Phone Number (with area code) (required)

    Birthday (mm/dd/yyyy) (required)


    Check your record on-line

    Go to and click “My Account“. Log in using your library card number and pin. Update personal information, view items currently checked out to you, renew those you are not quite finished with yet, pay fines, and keep a reading inventory.

    Find and order books, DVDs, CDs, and more

    Go to and click “Search the Catalogue“. Request a title, chose the library where you would like to pick it up, and receive a call or email when it is ready for you.

    Borrow e-books, download music, movies, audio books and more

    Use your Reed Library card to stream or download music, movies, TV shows, e-books and audio books. Click the OverDrive or the hoopla button on the bottom of our homepage to get started.

    Read complete digital editions of popular magazines, keep the magazines as long as you like, download them to your mobile device for offline reading, browse back issues.  Click the RB digital box on the right of our homepage.

    Learn a Language

    Go to and click on the Mango icon. Try Mango Basic for beginners in a new language. The program teaches helpful everyday phrases in 22 foreign languages and 14 English as a Second Language (ESL) courses.

    Visit a Museum

    Use your Reed Library card to borrow passes to many great museums including The Intrepid Air and Space Museum, The Hudson River Museum, The Guggenheim Museum,  The American Museum of Natural History, and many more.