Library Card Information

How to Obtain a Library Card
Any resident of the City of Lubbock, Lubbock County, or the West Texas Library System, may obtain a Lubbock Public Library Card. Counties included in the West Texas Library System include Bailey, Lamb, Hale, Floyd, Motley, Cochran, Hockley, Crosby, Dickens, King, Yoakum, Terry, Lynn, Garza, Gaines, Dawson, Borden, Andrews, Martin, Howard, Loving, Winkler, Ector, Midland, Glasscock, Ward, Crane, and Upton. You may visit any library location and fill out an application.
Checking Out Materials
You can check out up to 50 items on your card. Limits on individual item types are listed below.
Late Fees
There is a late fee of 25 cents per item per day, up to a maximum of $5 per item.

Renewing Library Materials
You can renew your library items online or over the phone. To renew items online, you need your user ID (library card number) and your PIN, which can be obtained at the circulation desk.

Can I use my Library card at all the Lubbock Public Libraries?
Yes, your library card is valid for use at any of the four Lubbock Public Libraries.