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Blood Magick
by Nora Roberts


Reel West Film Fest: Law and Lawlessness

HPLD Receives Group's Community Service Award

A Transparent Organization


High Plains Library District Closed for Veterans Day.

Sushi Sensation

Fall Sweet Treats

New Movies




Reel West Film Fest: Law and Lawlessness

Hike up your boots and saddle up for a good time. The High Plains Library District’s first annual Reel West Film Fest begins Sunday, November 2[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]


No Good Cause Found to Remove HPLD Trustees

HPLD received injunctive relief. The Board as seated will remain the governing body of the HPLD. [read more]



High Plains Library District Closed for Veterans Day.

Carbon Valley Regional, Centennial Park, Erie Community, Farr Regional, Kersey, Lincoln Park and Riverside Libraries will be closed on Tuesday, November 11, in observance of Veterans Day... 

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Sushi Sensation

Sticky Fingers Cooking is bringing all the ingredients and expertise to the library to show teens in grades 6-12 how to create your own temaki sushi. This hand-rolled sushi cone means yo... 

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Fall Sweet Treats

Stir up some fall flavor with Sticky Fingers Cooking at Erie Community Library on November 4, 4-5 pm. Learn how to make Pumpkin Bread Pudding and Cinnamon Frozen Yogurt in this hands-on ... 

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Club Tech @ Your Library

Love cool new gadgets and cool computer software? Then join us at Carbon Valley Regional Library's Club Tech! This after school, computer-focused activity club is open to Tweens ages 9-1... 

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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.



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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 now has 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 and 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!