A High Plains Library District resident library card number and a patron PIN number are required to access the library's subscription databases from home.
Most of our database resources may be accessed from outside of the library. A few individual databases may only be accessed from within one of our libraries. Click on the blue information icon next to a database title for additional information.
To access the subscription databases located in the Online Now! guide sections from outside of the library, please review the following directions:
- Select the Online tab at
- Select the Databases & eResource
- Click on the desired database title
- An authentication screen will ask you
for your borrower barcode number and
your 4-digit PIN.
- Your borrower barcode number is
printed on the back of your High
Plains Library District library card.
Type the entire number without spaces
Your PIN is often the last four
digits of the phone number you
provided when you registered for your
If you cannot remember
your PIN please contact your local
If you do not have a library card,
please see our Get a Card webpage and
visit any of our libraries to
obtain a library card.
If you experience any difficulties while trying to access our database collection, please review the Databases & Web Resources Help pages. The Help pages contains information related to such topics as computer settings, computer security settings, borrower types and related access restrictions.