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Student ID/Library Card

Student ID/Library Card

Use your Lone Star College ID/library card to check out and request electronic books, videos and more from the LSC library catalog.

Login off-campus with your fourteen digit library barcode number located on the back of your college ID/library card to find articles, music, images and more from research databases. Alternatively, you can use your MyLoneStar Email and Password to access the databases by clicking the link beneath the barcode login. 

Picture IDs

By Appointment Only 


  • FRIDAYS: 10:30am – 4:00pm
  • SATURDAYS: 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Appointments are limited at this time. Appointments:

  • Must be made at least 2 days in advance
  • Are only available to students currently enrolled in at least one face-to-face (in-person) class at LSC-CyFair.*

*If you are NOT attending a face-to-face at this time, you may reequst an online ID at


  • Government-issued photo ID. (e.g. Drivers License, State ID, Passport)

* If you do not have a government-issued ID, you must contact the library at least 24 hours before your appointment.


14-digit Library Barcode Number

Apply Online


  • Complete all information below and click "Send the Request" button.
  • Your barcode and PIN will be emailed to your LSC email account only within 2 business days of this request. (Applications are not processed on weekends or holidays.) 
  • If you have forgotten your credentials: The library cannot issue barcode or PIN information over the phone, but you can make a phone request to have this information emailed to you at your LSC email account only.
  • Your barcode number can be used to remotely access LSC Libraries e-books, articles and more from our databases. 


See also:

LSC employees: Contact your supervisor for the required ID forms.

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Your Picture ID and/or online Library Card number/PIN gives you access to:

  • Electronic books, audio, movies, and magazines.
  • Journal articles in the electronic databases.

  LSC-CyFair Library (building #3) is open with limited capacity and services.

  Online References Services & Curbside Services will continue until further notice.

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Harris County Public Library

Lone Star College-CyFair Branch

9191 Barker Cypress Road

Cypress, TX 77433

281.290.3214 - Reference Desk, 1st floor

281.290.3219 - Reference Desk, 2nd floor