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The Marriage Season
by Linda Lael Miller


HPLD donates more than 6K lbs. of Food

HPLD Awarded for Financal Excellence

HPLD Receives Group's Community Service Award


Movin' and Groovin'

App Advice

Super May Days

New Movies




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]


A Transparent Organization

Transparency is of the utmost importance to the HPLD Board. We appreciate the Commissioners’ close scrutiny and desire to seek a better understanding of how HPLD provides a full range of... [read more]



Movin' and Groovin'

Join the Denver Zoo for an interactive educational experience for all ages, with live animals that walk, crawl, slither, and hop. Learn how and why animals move in different ways and lis... 

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App Advice

Learn about several high quality mobile apps for iOS and Android that help children of all ages learn and discover the world around them. Also learn how to navigate the wide array of app... 

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Super May Days

Join us at Lincoln Park Library for a sneak peak for our Super Hero Summer during our month-long celebration of heroes. This program is for families with pre-school children. All program... 

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Zooper Heroes

Come and learn the stories of some of Denver Zoo’s animals that have fantastic adaptations to help them survive the perils of the natural world. Spiderman and Ironman have nothing on the... 

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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.


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!