Most* Libraries are now open. Hours have changed. See temporary hours here.
*Alamosa and Juan Tabo remain closed temporarily.
Holds may be picked up and materials may be checked out and returned.
Computers and seating are temporarily not available. Please make your visit brief.
We encourage everyone who can to stay home and use our online digital resources.

Services & Library Programs

Covid19 Closure Message

Most* Libraries are now open. Hours have changed. See temporary hours here.
*Alamosa and Juan Tabo remain closed temporarily.
Holds may be picked up and materials may be checked out and returned.
Computers and seating are temporarily not available. Please make your visit brief.
We encourage everyone who can to stay home and use our online digital resources.

Collections

Borrow books, check out movies, download eBooks, read magazine articles. And that's just for starters.

Use our catalog to find what you're looking for. With over 1.2 million items, we have what you want, from the latest best sellers, to children's books, to graphic novels, to how-to manuals, and beyond. And you can borrow more than you might expect:

  • Browse lists of  music CDs and DVDs to see and request what's new.  
  • We have thousands of Audiobooks on CD, and a growing collection of Playaways.
  • The International Collection includes books in Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese, Arabic, French, German, Italian and Russian, to name just a few. 
  • We even have Kill-A-Watt Energy Use Meters you can check out.

If what you want isn't immediately available at your library, you can place a hold. We'll deliver it for you to pick up, and even send you a notice when it's ready. 

We have almost 20,000 eBooks and eAudiobooks to download and enjoy from home to your computer or on the go to your mobile device. And our eResources offer tutoring, up-to-date business information, magazine and journal articles, language learning, product reviews, study guides, and on and on. 

Classes, Events and Programs

Classes, Events, & Programs

Of course we offer age-targeted storytimes!

Did you know we also host Computer Classes, Book clubs, and that our Gizmo Garage lets you try out eReaders and learn how to use them?  We even let you Read to the Dogs! Special programs like Summer Reading, The Big Read, and Community Science Connections feature performers, author readings, star parties, book signings, and more at libraries and venues throughout the city. 

No matter what it is you're interested in, there's something happening every day at your library! Our Program and Events Guide has a full listing.

Meeting & Study Rooms

Meeting & Study Rooms

Meeting and Study rooms are temporarily unavailable.

Public Access Computers

Public Access Computers

Do you need to apply for a job? Check your email? Is your home computer broken and you're working to meet a deadline? We can help.

Each branch of the Public Library has internet-connected computers, outfitted with MS Office software, available for you.  Programs available on public access computers are: Internet Explorer, Notepad, Wordpad, Calculator, Paint, Firefox, assorted games, and Microsoft Office 2003, 2007, or 2013 suite including Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Publisher.  The Microsoft Office edition varies by branch; call ahead to branches to see which version is available.

Printing is available for 15¢ per page. Just add funds to your card, and print what you need. Branches also offer separate fax and copier service.

We are unable to accept advance reservations, but do have a sign up station at each branch to manage lines. Sessions are limited to one hour at a time when others are waiting.

 

Related Information: Computer and Internet Classes | Gizmo Garage | WiFi  | Computer Use Policy | Computer Rules

Free WiFi

free wifiEvery branch of the Public Library offers free wireless internet through a wifi connection. See our WiFi page for more information.

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