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Curbside pickup service is available with limited hours. Holds can be placed in the online catalog or by calling 575.439.4148. Pickup hours are limited to Mondays and Fridays from 10:00 to 4:00.

How To Get a Library Card

You can obtain a library card by visiting the Alamogordo Public Library and completing an application. A valid library card is needed in order to check out materials from the library. Library cards are available free of charge to any Otero County resident, kindergarten age or older. (Patrons under the age of 18 require the signature of parent or guardian on the registration card.) A driver's license or other picture identification with current Otero County address is required. (If driver's license is out of state, two other documents displaying local address are required.)

  • Nonresident cards are available for $15
  • Replacement fee for lost cards is $5.25

Loan Period

  • Maximum of 50 items total may be checked out on one card at any one time
  • Most other items 21 days
  • Most Videos 7 days
  • New Books (New Book Shelves) 14 days
  • Reference material does not circulate

Overdue Fines

All items are $0.10 cents per item per day.