Timberland Regional Library cards are free to residents of Thurston, Mason, Lewis, Grays Harbor and Pacific counties except residents of these cities: Mossyrock, Napavine, Ocean Shores, Pe Ell, and Vader. These locations have not contracted or annexed for library service. Residents of these cities may pay a non-resident fee for a regular card.
In 2023, the price for a non-resident card is $98 per year, with the option of a six-month card at $49, a three-month card at $25, or a one-month card at $8.
- The non-resident fee is for the entire household, each household member receives their own library card.
- Residents of Washington State and Clatsop County in Oregon, not in the TRL Service Area and not covered by a reciprocal agreement or cooperative service area, may purchase a Non-Resident card.
- The cost of the card is determined by the average cost each household in the Timberland district pays in property taxes for library services and is re-calculated annually.
- You may pay the non-resident fee by cash or check, or staff can bill your account and you can pay online.
Washington State residents who live outside of the TRL service area and have a library card with another public library system may be eligible for a TRL card (see: Reciprocal and Cooperative cards).