City of Wolfforth Library

Library Policies

Any patron interested in obtaining a library card or in using any of the services provided by the library should expect to cooperate with the following policies.

Library Policies:

  • The City of Wolfforth Library serves residents of the State of Texas. 
  • A valid Texas Driver’s License or picture ID must be presented before a card may be issued
  • Children must be at least five years old to receive a library card.  Children between the ages of six and fourteen must have a parent/guardian's signature and provide a parent’s Texas driver’s license. 
  • Minors eligible for their own card must provide a parent/guardian’s license or ID number.
  • First time check out can be limited to one item; subsequent checkouts will go up to ten items if no fines are incurred.  No more than five videos may be checked out per patron.
  • Library card or an alternate form of identification may be requested before items are checked out.
  • Replacement cards are $3.00
  • Books and audio books are checked out for two weeks. 
  • DVD's are checked out for one week.
  • R rated videos will not be checked out to anyone unable to prove they are above the age of 17.
  • Books can be rechecked if they have not been reserved.  Renewals will be given for an additional two weeks, and can be done over the phone, online catalog or through e-mail.
  • Books may be reserved by phone, online catalog, email or in person and will be held three days after notification unless other arrangements have been made.
  • Fifteen cents per day per book will be charged for overdue books.  Seventy-five cents per day per disc will be charged for audio and video materials.  Items will not be checked out to anyone who has an overdue item or a fine.
  • The City of Wolfforth will place a “flag” on the driver’s license of any patron responsible for outstanding fines or overdue materials.  Flags will remain in place until the account is settled.
  • Please do not leave audio books or DVDs in the drop box.  $2.00 will be charged for each video or audio tape left in the drop box.  If items left in the drop box sustain any damage, the replacement cost will be charged.
  • Books not found in our library may be requested through Interlibrary Loan.  See librarian for information.
  • Internet and computer access is available.  
  • Staff can make photocopies for the public.  Copies are 25 cents per page.
  • Faxing services are available at $1.00 per page
  • Email scans are available at $0.25 per page
  • The library will occasionally close for inclement weather.  Call ahead during poor traveling conditions.

Patron Code of Conduct:

  • No tobacco products, food, or drinks will be allowed in the library.
  • Disruptive or disrespectful behavior will not be tolerated.
  • Unattended/unsupervised children are not permitted.  If an appropriate caregiver cannot be reached, unattended children will be placed in the care of local authorities.
  • Abuse or misuse of premises will be reported to local authorities.
  • Offensive language, conduct, or hygiene will cancel all library privileges.
  • Threats against library staff, patrons, or property will be promptly reported to local authorities.
  • When using cell phones, please be considerate of other library patrons.

Patron Policies updated July 2017

Public Computer Usage Policies updated March 2015

Community Room Policies updated March 2016