Looking to sign up for a Peter White Public Library Library Card?

Do you have a PWPL Library Card? If yes, please do not sign up for another library card account. Call the Circulation Department at (906) 228-9510 with library card account questions or if you have lost your library card.

Do you live in the City of Marquette or one of the following contracted townships: Chocolay, Ewing, Marquette, Skandia, Sands, Turin, Wells, West Branch? If so, your taxes pay for a library card account.  You can start the process to sign up for a resident library card account today by clicking the link below.  After you register, write down your temporary account number and PIN that you create to access our digital resources immediately.  You will need to come to the library to finish the registration process and obtain your permanent, physical library card with your Library Card Account information for future use.

Click here to register for Resident Library Card Account 

Live outside our service area? You will need to pay a fee for a non-resident PWPL Library Card Account.  Full Library card details can be found in our CIRC – 1 Library Card Policy available here: or call the Circulation Department at (906) 228-9510 for more information.

NEW (10.19.21) NMU Basic Card Are you an NMU student who doesn’t live in the PWPL service area? You are eligible for an NMU Basic Card. The Basic Access Card allows the resident to use public access computers/Internet at the Library, utilize study rooms, use e-resources, and borrow materials. Only two (2) items may be checked out to a Basic Access Card at any given time.  A basic card is valid for six months.  Register for your basic card at the Circulation Desk on the Main Floor.