The United States Department of State selected the Milanof-Schock Library to be among the first Pennsylvania public library to become a Passport Acceptance Agency.

As a Passport Acceptance Agency, the Library is officially authorized to:

  • Provide passport applications and related forms;
  • Explain service options;
  • Review applications for completeness;
  • Record and verify applicant identification;
  • Collect citizenship evidence and fees;
  • Administer oaths and witness signatures; and
  • Forward applications, citizenship evidence, and fees to the Federal Government on a daily basis.

 Appointments are Required!

Please call 717-653-1510 to make an appointment for passport processing and/or photo services. Appointments can be scheduled for:

  • Monday and Thursday:  10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday and Wednesday:  10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
  • Friday:  10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Saturdays:  9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Passport Photo Service

The Milanof-Schock Library offers a Passport and Immigration Photo Taking Service along with being a Passport Acceptance Facility.

Cost: $12.00 for the required two passport photos.


For Passport information

U. S. Dept. of State Passport Information Center

To fill out an Application for Passport (DS-11) or  Passport by Mail (DS-82) click o the link below:


Both parents must be present to sign for a minor under the age of 16 years. If this is not possible, form CD-3053 or a notarized letter must be provided explaining the reason for the absent parent. The link for the Statement of Consent: Issuance of a Passport to a Minor Under Age 14 (DS-3053):

Do NOT sign your passport application until the passport agent asks for your signature!


Passport Fees

Call the library and ask a passport agent for details (717) 653-1510.