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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!


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.

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

Tax Forms

Summer Reading Program

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

Story Time for the Headstart classes are held at their site on Tuesdays at 9:30, 10:00, 10:30 and 2:00.


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

*NEW* Photo Gallery

Please browse through our photo gallery. More pictures will be added soon.

2015 Summer Reading Program:

Every Hero Has a Story.

The theme of this year's summer reading program is Superheroes!
Magician Jaime O'Hara kicked off our program on Tuesday, June 2nd. He was amazing. We are looking forward to visits by other guests in the coming weeks.

Programs are from 10:30 until 12:00 Tuesdays through Fridays, lasting until mid-July.

We will read stories, make crafts and art, have music, play bingo for books, and much more! Children will be escorted to the free lunches at Vigil Park each day after the program. Children of all ages are welcome. All programs are free. Register at the library or on-line.

Book Sale be determined

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.

Bingo for Books

A free book of your choice for every bingo. Call the Library for the next game. Schedule to be determined.

Friends of the Library

Friends of the Library have changed their meeting date and time. 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 voted one of the five New Mexico libraries recognized by Library Journal as America's Star Libraries, 2012: The five are: Taos, Pueblo of Isleta, Embudo Valley, Eleanor Daggett Memorial and Tularosa Public Library!

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