Loan Periods & Library Card Information

Loan Periods


  • Movies - One week (nonrenewable)
    • Overdue fee - $1 per day
  • Print materials and CDs - Two weeks (renewable)
    • Overdue fee - $0.10 per day

Obtaining a Library Card


To obtain a library card, please complete a Library Card Application and bring it, along with your valid Texas driver's license or Texas ID, to the library. If your current local address is not on your driver's license or ID card, please bring in a recent bill or other similar document showing proof of your current address.

Inter-Library Loans


Your library card can be used to request items through TexShare that the Bowie Public Library does currently not hold.