Account & Password Help

Access Your Library Account Online

  • To access your library account for the first time, select My Account.
  • Input the barcode number on the back of your library card.
  • If you have never logged in, the password is PATRON. For security reasons, we recommend you change the default password.

Reset a Password

  • To change your password, select Forgot Password on the account login page and an email will be sent to you to reset your password.
  • If you do not have an email associated with your account, please contact us.

Update Account Preferences

  • To update your account, log in and then select your name under My Account.
  • Here you can update your email address, contact preferences, and login information including username and password.

Library App

For easy account and catalog access on mobile, download the Ela Area Public Library app