How to Obtain a Library Card


A Lawton Public Library card is necessary to borrow library materials. Individuals may apply for a card at either the Main Library or the Branch.


Individuals living in Comanche County for six months or more are Image of Library Cardeligible for a regular library card.


The Lawton Public Library has four types of library cards:

Resident Cards

University Student Cards

Non-Resident Cards

Temporary Cards


An applicant is required to verify:

proof of identity with a government issued photo ID and

proof of residency.


A current driver's license will suffice for both proof of identity and residency.


Other acceptable ways to prove residency include current (within the last 30 days):

mortgage payment coupon, rent receipt, or lease agreement

utility bill received by mail

bank statement

payroll check with printed address

printed check

letter received by mail


Don't Forget to Renew your Library Carrd

Your library card needs to be renewed once a year. A valid library card is required for OverDrive and Zinio.


For more information, see the Library Card Policy.

Call 580.581.3450 ext. 3 for more details.



Main Library • 110 SW 4th Street • Lawton, OK 73501 • 580.581.3450

Branch Library • 1304 NW Kingswood Road • Lawton, OK 73505 • 580.581.3457