sign at the Tularosa Public Library

The Tularosa Public Library can order an item for you through Inter-Library Loan.

Borrowing Materials

All community members are encouraged to borrow materials from the Tularosa Public Library.

Free Library Cards

You may register for a free library card at the library by showing proper identification with your current Tularosa or Otero County address. Temporary residents may also request a library card.

The Collection

The Tularosa Public Library has a large collection of books for adults and children. Other collections include large print books, magazines, DVDs, and audio materials.

The library also has a growing collection of Southwest materials. 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.

All of these items are available for checking out. Come take a look, and browse the local newspaper while you're here.


Books, magazines and audiobooks may be checked out for 2 weeks. DVDs and Videos may be checked out for 1 week. After this, you may renew the item(s). There is a 10 cent fine for each day the item(s) are overdue. Late DVD's and VHS are 25 cents per day.

Inter-Library Loan

If we do not have a book you want, we can get it for you! Put in an ILL (Inter-Library Loan) request with the Librarian and we will have it shipped in from another library within the state FREE OF CHARGE. This process can take several weeks.

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