Our Mission

The Cockrell Hill Public Library strives to provide a safe, inviting, and engaging environment and collection for children, teens, and adults to explore their interests, develop their literacy and technology skills, and express their creativity.


The Cockrell Hill Public Library does accept donated books and DVD that are in fair condition. Donated items will either be added to the Library’s collection, donated, or recycled.

Social Media

 Visit the Library Facebook page for online resources to use from home!!

Need a library card?

Any resident of the State of Texas can borrow from the Cockrell Hill Public Library.  Just bring in a picture ID and proof of your current address.

Computer Center

To use the library computers please sign in at the front desk.  Computers will shut down 30 minutes before closing each day.  Printing is available for $.15 per page. No color printing is available.


Download the free SimplyE app from the apple or android store on your smartphone or tablet and register as a Cockrell Hill Public Library patron to gain access. See library staff for assistance.  

Access the following databases using your Cockrell Hill Public Library Card. Just follow the link and enter your library card number.

A to Z Food America offers regional cookbooks to an exploration of ethnic culinary influences, from fun collections of historic cookbooks and television commercials to "how to" food preparation videos, AtoZ Food America has something sure to educate and entertain everyone.

A to Z Food America:

A to Z World Food is a food culture and traditional recipes database for 174 countries.

A to Z World Food:

Global Road Warrior is the most comprehensive country cultural database on the market today. Featuring in-depth information on 175 countries, Global Road Warrior will give

you a level of insight into each country that cannot be found anywhere else.

Global Road Warrior:

Lingo LITE uses images, text, and native speaker video to help you learn vocabulary up to four times faster than any other method. Lingo LITE uses Associative Multimedia Learning to help your brain associate an image with the correct word in a language without first translating it from your native language, for a faster and easier learning experience.

Lingo Lite: