Library Services

The Southlake Public Library provides many services to the community to promote continued learning as well as access to information and resources. Below is a listing of services provided by the Library.


The Library has 10 public access computers with access to the internet and key software programs such as Microsoft Office. Two computers are also available with Adobe Creative Suite. A library card is required to use the computers, however, guest passes are available for limited use. Please check in at the Reference Desk to use the public computers.

Meeting and Study Rooms

The Library has one meeting room which will hold up to 10 people and two study rooms which will hold up to four people. The rooms can be reserved with a Southlake Public Library card for up to two hours per day. Reservations are accepted over the phone for up to two reservations at a time, no more than 2 weeks in advance. Local non-profit organizations may reserve the meeting rooms but they are not open for business use. Please call the Reference Desk at 817-748-8247 to reserve. Make sure and check in at the desk upon arrival.

Interlibrary Loan

Didn't find what you needed in our Catalog?  Let us locate your item through Interlibrary Loan.  This free service provides access to collections of participating libraries across the country. Complete the Interlibrary Loan Form to make your request and we will contact you when your item is available.  If you need to renew your item, please provide at least 5 days notice before the due date for that process. Extended use fees for ILL materials is $2.00 a day.

Proctored Exams

The Library offers limited proctoring services. This service is provided for free to Southlake residents and at a fee of $25.00 per exam to nonresidents. Contact the Reference Desk at (817) 748-8247 for more information.


The Library offers limited notary services. Complex notary service, such as wills, travel visas, I-9's and real estate transactions, are not provided. It is recommended that you call ahead to verify a notary is present before you come. Call (817) 748-8247 for more information.