Historic Carnegie Library of Ballinger

Your Library Card

Getting a card, renewing materials, placing holds, etc.

Who can get a card
Any resident of the State of Texas is eligible for a membership card at no cost.  A replacement card will cost $2.00.

How to Get Your Card
A registration card is to be filled out with a street address.  You must also submit a picture ID.

Children (17 & under) are required to have a parent's  or guardian's signature.

Borrowing Limits
Books and audio books - 28 days

VHS and DVD movies (Limit of 3)  -  7 days.   Adult library card is required.  The adult must be  present.

Total items checked out at one time - 5

We will reserve any available cataloged item

Renewing Your Borrowed Items
All materials may be renewed at least once, except for Interlibrary Loans.

Library Fines
Books returned through the Book-drop after 4 PM on the due date are considered late and will be charged a late fee.

Audio and video materials left in the Book-drop will be subject to a $5.00 fine per item.

Books & Audio books - 10 cents per day

Videos (VHS & DVD) - $1.00 per day

Maximum late fees - $5.00 per item.