There are many benefits to having your library card. We have several different types so you can find the one right for you.
Benbrook Resident Card
In order to sign up for a resident card, patrons must present a valid state-issued ID with a Benbrook address on it and a piece of recent, first-class mail with the same address. The checkout limit for a resident card is 50 items, including 10 DVDs, 3 Great Courses, and 1 eReader, wifi hotspot, Roku streaming stick and laptop computer. Your first day of using the brand new card you are limited to 2 items. With this card you will have access to all of our materials in the library as well as all of our electronic materials, including eBooks, eAudiobooks, and more! To find a list of all our great online services, please check our online resources page. Children above the age of 3 can have their own card under their parent or guardian's account.
Benbrook Non-Resident Card
To get a non-resident library card, you must have a valid state-issued ID and a piece of mail with the same address on it. Those who live in the service area of one of our partner libraries are ineligible. The checkout limit for non-resident card is 25 items, including 10 DVDs, and 3 Great Courses. Non-resident cards may be limited in checking out our technology or electronic offerings.
Benbrook Business Card
A business card grants access to all of our databases and online resources. To obtain one, a patron must provide documented proof of operating or being employed by a local business and be ineligible for a resident or non-resident card.