Children and Youth



The children's area is designed to motivate children's learning, reading and interest in books. Books in fiction, non-fiction, reference, biographies, as well as a Native American section are provided. The two Early Literacy Stations feature educational software with subject areas that include math, reading, writing, science, music, research, art, history, language and computer literacy. An Easy section is provided to prepare children with early literacy skills needed to be ready to read.


The Youth section maintains a collection of diverse and current materials for pleasure, homework assistance, career and college information. The collection includes books in fiction, non-fiction, biographies, a Native American section, and a reference section which includes science, language, mathematics, writing, and computer literacy.


TEEN NIGHT @ the Library!
Join us for the first meeting on February 22nd, 5 p.m.!!

New resource to prepare you to your trip to the DMV!  Click on the link and prepare yourself for the real test!

Driving Test Button

Featured Resources


El Portal

El Portal is a collection of databases that provide free access anytime to resources that are otherwise unavailable for free on the Internet. This includes newspapers, magazine and journal articles, and reference books such as encyclopedias. Materials are available for all age ranges and interests.

HelpNow provides students of all ages with live online tutoring and homework help in English and Spanish from 2pm - 11 pm, and includes 24/7 access to a comprehensive library of interactive tests, including academic skills assessments, standardized tests, and New Mexico-aligned tests.

Kids InfoBits

Age-appropriate content, fun graphics and topic-tree navigation keep K-5 kids engaged in current events, the arts, science, history, sports and more.  Click on the Kids InfoBits link in
El Portal.

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    The library is located north of Santa Fe, NM off Highway 84/285 near the Camel Rock Casino Exit.

    Address: Rt. 42 Box 360T
    Santa Fe, NM 87506


    Regular Hours

    Monday - Thursday: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Friday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Closed During Noon


    Thelma Tapia, Library Specialist
    Briana Martinez, Library Clerk
    Carol Gerlach, Library Aide


    Phone: (505) 303-1217
    Cell: (505) 469-0570