A Waukee Public Library card is free to residents of the State of Iowa who are at least 5 years old and provide a photo I.D. and proof of address. A parent’s signature is required for those under 14.

Sign up online for a library card!



Borrowing  is always free.

- Books, audiobooks, magazines & kits check out for 3 weeks.
- DVDs and hotspots check out for 1 week.

Overdue items acrue a 15¢ per day late fee.
If an item isn’t available, you can put it on hold. We’ll let you know when the next available copy is ready to pick up.
If we don’t have an item, we can request it from other libraries across Iowa through Interlibrary Loan.


Not done with your items?

Most items can be renewed two times. Exceptions include items that other patrons have placed on hold. You can renew your items online through your account, by phone or in-person.

Manage your WPL account.

Manage your library account here. Check due dates, see and pay fines, renew items, place holds and more.

Log in using your library card number and your PIN is your 8 digit birthdate.

Returning items is easy!

Just remember to return materials on time to avoid late charges. Check your borrowing receipt or access your online account for due dates. Returns can be made inside the library or you can use our drive up return on the south side of the building. 

In addition to our physical collections, your library card allows you to access the library's digital collections including e-books, magazines, and audiobooks. You can find the library's digital collections at our Online Library.