Lumberton Public Library

Welcome to the Lumberton Public Library!


Your library resources available anytime, anywhere:

To search your library catalog (on left) or search for eBooks through our OverDrive Piney Woods Digital Consortium (on right), click below:

Online catalog            OverDrive eBooks Now Available at LPL!

Need help using Overdrive?  Click on this link for help with your particular device: OverDrive Help

Code of Ordinances: City of Lumberton, Texas

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eBook Sites:

NetLibrary (Use your TexShare log-in inormation to access NetLibrary)

Project Gutenberg is the place where you can download over 40,000 free ebooks to read on your PC, iPad, Kindle, Sony Reader, iPhone, Android or other portable device.

Internet Archive includes texts, audio, moving images, and software as well as archived web pages in their collections, and provides specialized services for adaptive reading and information access for the blind and other persons with disabilities.

 Issues and Controversies

Check out the NEW Issues and Controversies Database. It's the researcher's first step toward understanding today's most important and controversial issues.  Available only to Lumberton Public Library patrons- contact LPL for username and password information to access site. 

Lumberton Public Library patrons have access to Magill's Literary Annuals by Salem Press.  Annual access includes years 1977-Current plus a Cumulative Author and Title Index.  IP Authentication for use inside LPL- contact staff for log-in information to access outside of the Library.

Need help with your computer skills or your job search efforts?  Get free, web-based assistance at: can help you learn basic computer and Internet skills as well as Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Power Point), search for jobs online, and can even help you create a resume!

Have a question about an adult book series?  Have all of your questions answered by, Lumberton Public Library's newest resource for our valued patrons!

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AR Books

Looking for adult books with some teen appeal?  Then check out this blog by Angela Carstensen of School Library Journal:
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Look here for the best selling books in the country- Hard Cover and Paperback

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Definition: Done or made too quickly to be accurate or wise; rash.
Synonyms: overhasty, precipitant, precipitate, precipitous