Longview Public Library

The Longview Public Library serves the residents of Longview and Gregg County. The Longview Public Library is located at 222. W. Cotton St. in a spacious 35,000 square foot facility. The library offers a varied collection of reference materials, local history, government documents, maps and microforms, magazines, and newspapers, and excellent fiction and nonfiction collections for children, teens, and adults. The Library also offers DVDs, Blu-Rays, computers, WIFI service, eBooks, eAudiobooks, and large print books to complement the collection.

To obtain a free new Library card, you need a current valid Texas State ID or Driver’s License or out of state valid ID with proof of Texas Residency (such as a piece of current mail). Replacement cards are $5.00. 

Longview Public Library Hours
Sunday          1:00 pm–5:00 pm
Monday          10:00 am–6:00 pm
Tuesday         10:00 am–9:00 pm
Wednesday   10:00 am–6:00 pm
Thursday       10:00 am–9:00 pm
Friday             10:00 am–6:00 pm
Saturday        10:00 am–6:00 pm

Book Drops:
The Book Drops are located behind the Library building and are always open, with the exception of a three day holiday weekend, in which case they will be locked to avoid overflowing/damage.

Physical Address / Location:
Longview Public Library
222 W. Cotton Street
Longview, TX 75601

Library Phone Numbers:
Circulation: 903-237-1351
Reference: 903-237-1354
Youth / Children's: 903-237-1345
Genealogy / Local History: 903-237-1359
Administration / Moeschle Room Reservations: 903-237-1341

Library Social Media and App:




  1. Get connected to LPL's free app

    Did you know that the Longview Public Library has an awesome FREE app for your mobile device(s)? You can easily search our catalog, access OverDrive, connect with us via several other social media outlets, and so much more! Read on...
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