Get a Library Card

Basic Library Card Information

Library Cards are available to households who live within the City of Cedar Park Taxing District at no additional cost. 

Questions? Call us. 512-401-5600Questions about card eligibility? 
Call us at 512-401-5600

For Age 18 and olderOnline card registration is only available for people aged 18 or older.


Register HereSteps to get a card:

  1. Check your address to see what type of card is right for you  
  2. Fill out the online application at the link above
  3. Verify your card via link sent by email
  4. Visit the Cedar Park Public Library at the Check-Out desk within 30 days to confirm your information and receive your library card 
    • Bring a valid Photo ID* 
    • If you are Out-of-District, payment is required at time of card confirmation 
    • If you are registering under TexShare, see next section

*If your ID does not show your current address you will need to provide proof of address.

Info about Kids cardsAsk at the Check-Out Desk to get Library Cards for your children or dependents (under 18).



Have a TexShare card? 

  1. Fill out the online application at the link above
  2. Verify your card via link sent by email
  3. Visit the Cedar Park Public Library at the Check-Out desk within 30 days to confirm your information and receive your library card 
    1. Bring a valid Photo ID* 
    2. Bring your TexShare card issued by your home library
    3. Bring your home library card

*If your ID does not show your current address you will need to bring in proof of address.

Info about Kids cards

Persons under 18 must have a valid TexShare card from their home library in addition to the parent or legal guardian.



Three types of Library Cards

Inside the C.P. Taxing District1. Live Within the City of Cedar Park taxing district 

  • Address look-up: City of Cedar Park Taxing District
  • Cost: $0 (paid by your tax dollars)
  • Check out 100 items
  • Library card is good for 2 years
  • Access to all digital content
  • Ability to reserve the study room

Outside the C.P. Taxing District

2. Do not live within City of Cedar Park taxing district*

*This includes ETJs, MUDs, etc.

  • Address look-up: City of Cedar Park Taxing District
  • Paid Out-of-District cards, fee per household
    • 1 year - $35.00 
    • 6 months - $20.00
    • 3 months - $10.00
  • Payment types: 
    • Credit Card (Mastercard or VISA only)
    • Cash
    • Check
  • Access to all digital content
  • Check out 100 items
  • Ability to reserve the study room

Tex Share Card

3. TexShare Card - Issued by your home library

  • Receive TexShare card from home library
  • Register for a CPPL card using TexShare card 
  • Good until expiration date on TexShare card
  • Check out 50 items
  • Does NOT have access to digital content
  • Does NOT have ability to reserve the study room 

What is TexShare? Click here to find out more!