A library card is your passport to the adventures that reading and learning can provide. We hope you enjoy and it, and we are here to assist you at any point along the way. Enjoy the journey!
Obtaining a Card
Library cards are issued free of charge to Texas residents. Proof of residence is required with each application. Cards for patrons under 17 years of age are issued only with the signature of a parent or legal guardian. Patrons must have a card with them in order to check out items.
Patrons may apply for a library card online; however, patrons must visit the library to pick up their library card and provide proof of identity and residence at that time.
Online application: Library Card Application Form
The library card can be used to check out an unlimited number of regular and audio books, up to three DVDs and up to 5 CDs.
Effective November 1, 2023, library card must be presented for every transaction. A patron is permitted one transaction without a library card however a picture ID is required in lieu of library card. After one time a library card must be presented or a new library card must be purchased for $1.00.
Most books and all audiobooks can be checked out for three weeks. Bestsellers (books marked with a seven-day sticker), DVDs, and CDs may be checked out for one week.
Reserving an Item
You may reserve an item by placing a hold for it online, by phone, or in person. You’ll be notified with the item is available.
lost library cards
There is a $1 fee for a replacement card.