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The Liar
by Nora Roberts


HPLD donates more than 6K lbs. of Food

HPLD Awarded for Financal Excellence

HPLD Receives Group's Community Service Award


Speak for the Trees!

Family Storytime: Money

Llama Llama Mingle-Rama!

New Movies


The Woman in Black 2


HPLD donates more than 6K lbs. of Food

The District’s goal was to donate more than they had in 2013 and they certainly succeeded. This year’s donation was 6,610 lbs of food, up from 3,302 lbs . . .[read more]


HPLD Awarded for Financal Excellence

The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been issued to High Plains Library District [read more]


HPLD Receives Group's Community Service Award

HPLD recognized by Group Publishing[read more]


New Library Opening in Evans

The Grand Opening for the Riverside Library and Cultural Center will be Saturday, October 18 from 10 am – 2 pm. [read more]



Speak for the Trees!

Be like the Lorax and speak for the trees! Find out how to conserve and preserve. Instead of throwing out paper, learn how to make your own recycled paper with a blender and pressing scr... 

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Family Storytime: Money

Join us at Riverside Library on April 22, 6 pm, to celebrate Money Smart Week with a Family Storytime and Crafts. Children can enter a drawing to win a Piggy Bank and go home with resour... 

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Llama Llama Mingle-Rama!

Bring the family for lots of llama and alpaca fun! Sunrise Silhouettes Alpaca Farm is coming to a library near you. You will meet and come face to face with these fascinating animals, e... 

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Practice Job Interviews

Everybody knows the old saying "practice makes perfect," and it is never more true than in a job interview. If you're searching for a job, take the time to make sure you're ready before ... 

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Online Resources

Access databases, research & subject guides, suggested web resources and other useful information compiled by the librarians of the High Plains Library District.

Databases A to Z

Browse HPLD’s subscription databases by title. Library database access is available to all onsite library visitors. In addition, all High Plains Library District resident library card holders may access most of the library’s databases from home.


Tax Help Guide

Need tax info. We can help you find what you need.

Proctoring Services Available

Proctoring Services are available at four of our locations: Carbon Valley Regional, Centennial Park, Erie Community and Farr Regional Library.
The service is offered free of charge.

Virtual Chat Available Now

HPLD has a Virtual Chat service available. You can now chat with a HPLD staff person. Our staff can help you with questions about your account, help you find books, articles and research information and more. Service available Monday-Thursday 9:00am-9:00pm; Friday 10:00am-5:00pm, Saturday 10:00am-6:00pm and Sunday 1:00pm-5:00pm.

Bike Fix-It Station

You will find Bike Repair Fix It Stations at the following locations: Carbon Valley, Centennial Park, Erie, Farr and Lincoln Park. Ride your bike to the library! Be green!