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Welcome to the Tularosa Public Library!

The beautiful library building is located in the historic 49 blocks of Tularosa, New Mexico in Otero County. Come see our Children's wing!

We have 3,000 patrons and counting!

2016 Summer Reading Program Theme: Sports and Fitness

On your Mark, Get Set, Read!

The summer reading program kicks off on Tuesday, May 31st.
This year's theme will be about health and fitness. We will be reading, having storytellers, craft, magic, talent show, music and sports. Prizes will be given for every 5 books that are read.
You may register anytime. Fun and free. All ages are welcome.


There are 20 internet computers (13 adult and 7 children) available for your convenience, or bring in your own computer. You must sign in to use a library computer.

A computer for the vision impaired has a large screen and the cursor can be used as a roaming magnifyer.

We have an excellent local SW section.

24-hour WiFi (wireless connection)

Sorry, FAX services are not available.

Copies: .15 black and white, .50 color

A private meeting room is available upon request.

Computer classes are periodically held. Call for more information.

Interlibrary Loan

We do patron material holds for up to 24 hours.

Patrons can renew books online.

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Summer Reading Program

Toddler Story Time is available at the library for the general public upon request.
All toddlers are welcome!!


Large Print Books

Audio Books


Local Newspaper


The Breast Cancer Awareness Collection was made possible by the Nancy Floyd Haworth Foundation, the TPL was selected to bring you this special collection on Breast Cancer Awareness

Book Sale

April 23

Children's books 10 cents. All other books 25 cents. Plus other items.

The Library greatly appreciates monetary and book donations. Please help support your library.

If you miss the book sale, you are welcome to browse through our Used Book Store during open hours. Please ask to see it.

Friends of the Library

Friends of the Library meetings will be the 4th Thursday of the month at 4:30 pm. Come by and check us out - no obligations.

A Star Library!

The Tularosa Public Library was recognized by Library Journal as one of America's Star Libraries in 2012 and 2015.

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