Teacher Card

UPDATE as of MONDAY, 6/29/20: Due to ongoing health and safety concerns, Irving Library has suspended all visits by appointment to the South, West and Valley Ranch libraries effective Monday, June 29. IPL Express curbside and drive-up window services continue until further notice. Please contact the library by phone or the library’s chat. Please check our social media channels for online storytimes, book talks and more!

About the card

Non-resident educators and staff with Irving ISD may now receive a free personal use Irving Public Library Card. Those wishing to get this card must bring a current Irving ISD staff badge and a photo ID with current address. This new card is good for 90 days with a 10 item checkout limit (This is a temporary increase in check outs from 5 items during the COVID-19 crisis). After 90 days this may be renewed for 1 year and a 100 item checkout limit (This is a temporary increase in check outs from 50 items during the COVID-19 crisis).

This card also allows the use of IPL online databases, ebooks, digital downloads and public computers. There is no non-resident fee for this card. Visit any Irving Public Library or IPL outreach event to get your card.

How to obtain a teacher card

  • Show a current year school educator or staff ID badge from an Irving ISD early childhood school, elementary school, middle school or high school.
  • Bring Photo ID with correct address or documents from the following list of acceptable forms of identification.

ELIGIBLE IRVING ISD SCHOOLS FOR THE TEACHER CARD PROGRAM

HIGH SCHOOLS

  • Irving High School
  • Macarthur High School
  • Nimitz High School
  • Singley High School
  • Cardwell Career Prep Center

MIDDLE SCHOOLS

  • Austin Middle School
  • Bowie Middle School
  • Crockett Middle School
  • DeZavala Middle School
  • Houston Middle School
  • Johnson Middle School
  • Lamar Middle School
  • Travis Middle School

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

  • Barton Elementary School
  • Brandenburg Elementary School
  • Britain Elementary School
  • Brown Elementary School
  • Davis Elementary School
  • Elliott Elementary School
  • Farine Elementary School
  • Gilbert Elementary School
  • Good Elementary School
  • John Haley Elementary School
  • Thomas Haley Elementary School
  • Hanes Elementary School
  • Johnston Elementary School
  • Keyes Elementary School
  • Lee Elementary School
  • Lively Elementary School
  • Schulze Elementary School
  • Stipes Elementary School
  • Townley Elementary School
  • Townsell Elementary School

EARLY CHILDHOOD SCHOOLS

  • Clifton Early Childhood School
  • Kinkeade Early Childhood School
  • Pierce Early Childhood School

STUDENT CENTERS

  • Student Reassignment Center
  • Ratteree Center
  • Newcomer Academy

ADMINISTRATIVE FACILITIES

  • Administration Building
  • Administrative Annex
  • Facilities Service Center
  • Hands on Science Center
  • Irving Schools Stadium
  • Scott Pohl Planetarium
  • Food and Nutrition Services
  • Special Education Annex
  • Transportation Center
  • Outdoor Learning Center