Using the Library

Get a Library Card
Follow the link to apply for a library card using our online application. To sign up for a card with checkout privileges, you must upload proof of address. If you fill out the form without address verification, you will have access to the library's eBooks and other eResources.

Public Computers
Workstations are available for public use inside the library that are managed by a reservation system. Computers run on 1-hour sessions that begin at the top of the hour. Call 830-221-4300 to schedule an appointment.

Free Wi-Fi is available at the main library and Westside Community Center.

Wireless Printing
Print from your laptop, smart-phone, or tablet from inside the library, or even from home.

Meeting Rooms & Study Rooms
Learn more about reserving our Meeting Room or booking a study room. Our study room is available in two-hour blocks; call 830-221-4300 to reserve a time.

Interlibrary Loans
Books and other materials not available at NBPL may be borrowed from other libraries across the country through the Interlibrary Loan System (ILL).

Test Proctoring
New Braunfels Public Library offers test-proctoring services to the public, by appointment only, for a $10.00 fee per day.