Apply in person at any Lafayette Library service desk.
Bring proof of Colorado residency to activate your card.
Computer-access-only cards are available if you don’t wish to borrow items.
Colorado residents must have their own computer or borrowing card to use the public computers. (Guest passes are available for out-of-state visitors.)
Accounts are for an individual, not a family. Children under 17 must be accompanied by a parent to get a borrowing card but may obtain a computer access card without a parent present.
Colorado residents only may make a temporary online card to place holds or start using online resources; please visit to replace this card with one that allows you full privileges and longer borrowing terms.
Renew or replace a card
To renew, or to report a lost card, call 303-661-1163 to verify your current contact information, or stop by any service desk. Replacement cards are available free of charge at any Library service desk.
What can I do with my card?
Some services limited to Lafayette resident cardholders. See staff for more information.
Borrow books, movies, audiobooks on CD, and video games from Lafayette and from other local libraries