Library Card Application

  • Please review Library Card FAQs before submitting a library card application. 
  • You will receive your card on your first visit to the library. Please allow 24-48 hours to process your application.
  • To activate your card, you will need to present a photo ID at the Wichita Falls Public Library, 600 11th Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301. The photo ID must reflect your current address or a separate proof of address will be required (such as a bill or piece of mail with applicant or guardian's name and current address).
  • If you receive mail through a PO box or Commercial Mail Receiving Agency, a proof of address is required for both mailing and physical address. 
  • Minors must appear with a parent in order to activate a card.
  • Non-residents of the City of Wichita Falls are required to pay $25.00 per year. Please note that Lakeside City is outside Wichita Falls city limits. 
  • Call the Library at 940.767.0868 ext. 4221 if you have questions.

Applicants under 18 years of age require an adult guardian

Applicant's Last Name:

Applicant's First Name:

Applicant's Middle Name:


A Government-issued photo ID is required to obtain a library card. Valid examples include: Driver's License, State ID, Passport, Department of Defense ID, etc.

Driver's License/ID Number:

Driver's License/ID Issuing Agency:

Phone Number:

There is a $25 yearly nonresident card fee for residences outside Wichita Falls City limits.

I would like to receive hold and overdue notices by:
I would like to receive hold and overdue notices by:
Pre-overdue notices
Would you like to recieve pre-overdue notices?

Additional nonresident cards for children may be obtained for $25/year per card. 


  • I agree to observe all rules established by the library and will be responsible for all materials borrowed on this card, with or without my permission.
  • I also agree to pay fines or other charges imposed for late return, loss, or damage of library materials and equipment.
  • I will notify the library if my card is lost or stolen or if my name or address is changed.
  • I agree to follow the library's policies regarding appropriate use of computers.
  • IF APPLICABLE: As guardian, I understand that I am responsible for any fines or charges incurred on my child's card.
  • I give permission for my child to use the computers and access the Internet at Wichita Falls Public Library.
  • I understand that I must monitor my child's appropriate use of the Internet, and that I am responsible for any damage that may occur through my child's use of computers in the library.
  • I agree to abide by the conditions in the agreement above.

Signature of Applicant: