Account Help

You must have an Arlington, Texas Public Library card to log in to your account. Get a library card now. If you have a library card but cannot log in, create an online account now.

How to Log In

  1. Go to the online catalog.
  2. Enter your username or barcode (12-digit number on your library card).
  3. Enter your password.
  4. Click Log In.

How to Renew an Expired Account

Cards are issued for two years and are only renewable in person, not online or by telephone. Simply present recent proof of your current address and pay in full any account balance.

If you are not an Arlington resident and are unable to visit a library location to renew your account, you may contact the library by phone or through

  • Inform the staff member of the level of membership you prefer.
  • The staff member will charge the appropriate non-resident fee to your online account.
  • Once the fee has been paid, you may contact the library to finalize the account renewal process.

Lost or Stolen Cards

Contact the library immediately if your card is lost or stolen.

To get a replacement card:
  1. Visit any library location
  2. Bring a photo ID (required)
  3. Pay the $1 replacement fee at any service desk. Customer service staff will issue you a new card.

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