Purchase Non-Resident Cards

This service issues a Family Card to residents outside the Dubuque City limits or State of Iowa and is used to check out materials, place a hold on an item, or have remote use of the Library's online databases.

Stop by the Circulation Desk and purchase your Family Card today!

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This level service card allows the card holder to check out materials and place items on hold.  

Remote database access includes:
  • Auto Repair
  • Consumer Reports
  • Ebsco Host
  • First Search
  • Heritage Quest
  • Home Improvement
  • Law Check
  • Learning Express
  • Novelist
This level service card includes all of the Silver tiered services plus access to additional databases

  • Mango Languages
  • Newsbank
  • Proquest Historical Newspapers
  • Reference USA
  • Universal Class
  • Zinio (Magazines)
This level service card includes all of the Silver and Gold tier services plus Interlibrary Loan and Purchase Requests.

Additional Database access includes:
  • eBooks and e-Audio
  • Morningstar
  • Tutor.com
  • Freegal Music
  • One-Click Digital