Placitas Community Library Services

More than books and resources, the Placitas Community Library is a safe space to learn, contemplate, and engage with your community.

Library Cards

To get a library card, please visit us at the library with your photo ID.

Library Programs

We have many events and programs happening each month, including artist exhibits, children’s and adult’s programs, and community speaking events.

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Meeting Room

The library has two meeting spaces available for patrons to use. Maximum occupancy is 39 in the Collin Meeting Room and 99 in the Gracie Lee Room. There is a kitchenette as well as the Vulcan Cafe, lighted lectern, projector, screen, and microphones with sound system available in each room. As the rooms stay busy, you should reserve rooms in advance.  For afterhours use, you must have a library card and check out a key packet to enter the meeting room areas.

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Home Services

Our Home Service team will deliver books and DVDs to people who can’t get to the library. If you are interested, please call the library at 505-867-3355.

Public Computers

We have five public use computers for our patrons at no charge. They provide access to the Internet and to many special public access sites made available through the New Mexico State Library Network.


The library now provides free WiFi access for those patrons bringing in their own computers. Instructions: Open your WiFi connection panel, click on PCL_Internet. You will be conected online.

Wifi Policy

Printer & Fax Machine

Our printer/copier is available to all patrons. The fees are 15¢s per copy for black and white and 75¢ per copy for color. If you wish to send a FAX, see a Help Desk volunteer for assistance. The charge is $1.oo for the first page and 25¢ there after.

Interlibrary Loan

Submit an Interlibrary Loan request via the catalog by logging into your account and pressing the Reserves/Requests link. Please note: at the time of book pick up, we will ask for a $3 donation to help with return postage.