Fingerprinting Services

The Altoona Library is a Cogent Systems Fingerprinting Service site. We do not process fingerprinting cards, only Cogent electronic fingerprints. For fingerprint cards, please contact Central Booking at the Blair County Prison at 693-3155 option 8.

Altoona Library fingerprinting hours are as follows:

Monday & Thursday
8:30 - 8:00 PM (walk-ins accepted until 7:45PM)

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday

8:30 - 5:00 PM (walk-ins accepted until 4:45PM)

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (walk-ins accepted until 3:45PM)

If you need Act 114 FBI Clearance click on this link to apply:

All applicants must register prior to going to the fingerprint location, bringing their registration ID number and their driver's license or state issued photo ID with them to be fingerprinted. Walk in service without prior registration will not be provided at any fingerprint location. Registration is completed online or over the phone. Registration is available online 24 hours/day, seven days per week at
Telephonic registration through Cogent Systems is available at 1-888-439-2486 M-F, 8AM to 6PM EST