Library cards can only be issued in person at the Transylvania County Library. Library cards are available free of charge to anyone who lives, works, attends school or owns property in Transylvania County. Others may purchase a non-resident borrower’s card for $20 per year. A valid picture identification card with current mailing address is required in order to receive a library card. A parent or guardian must be present for a child under 12 to be issued a card. Replacement fee for a lost card is $2. You must present your library card each time you check out material.