Posted on: February 23, 2024 | Last Modified on: February 23, 2024

What's all the Hoopla?

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...Just an amazing free way to enjoy popular music, tv and movies, eBooks, audiobooks, comics, and magazines!

Now you can borrow popular music titles, movies and TV shows, eAudiobooks, eBooks, eComics, and digital magazines to enjoy everywhere you have a screen: your computer, your phone, your car, even directly on your TV. All you need is your Lafayette Public L...

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Posted on: June 16, 2023

Hotspots for Lafayette residents

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Need internet on the go? Lafayette residents can borrow a T-Mobile 4G hotspot for use with up to 15 devices for seven days at a time.

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Posted on: February 23, 2024

Seed Library

Start your own garden with a little help from your neighbors and generous local sponsors with seed packets from the Lafayette Public Library!

How it works: The Lafayette Public Library free Seed Program accepts donations of sealed, commercial seed packets for free distribution to your fellow Library patrons and local gardeners! We also welcome donations or partnerships with local busin...

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Posted on: February 23, 2024

Computers and printing services

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Stop by to use computers and scanners, make copies, and print. You can even send prints to our wireless printer, or upload prints from home and pick them up using our self-service kiosk.

Print from home, or at the Library from your device or a computer!

Use public computers for up to three hours per day with your Library card or guest pass. 

Need to print?

  • Queue up prints and pay as you go with the self-service print kiosk.
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Posted on: February 23, 2024

Libby: eBooks, eAudio, eMagazines, eComics, oh my!

Use Libby for free Library eBooks and eAudiobooks

Use your Lafayette Library card for instant access to Libby, bring you thousands of eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines, and eComics using just the device in your hand or your web browser.

Get the free app for your phone or tablet or read and listen online at - it takes just a few taps to find and borrow a title! 

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Posted on: September 4, 2023

Historical newspapers, Colorado and beyond...

Colorado Historic Newspaper Collection

Early Lafayette historic newspapers are digitized and searchable! Love history or enjoy editing? Join the crowdsourcing project to correct text.

Have you had a chance to check out the online archive of early editions of Lafayette newspapers? The earliest local newspapers that we have on microfilm are available online through the Colorado Historic Newspapers Collection, with more dates added regula...

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Posted on: March 27, 2023

Find more with Prospector

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If you can't find your item after searching our catalog, you can find and request items from across the region using Prospector.

Lafayette Public Library and our partner Marmot Network libraries use the Prospector union catalog for items from around Colorado and some areas outside the state. Most item requests are able to be fulfilled by our collection and those of our partners, Bo...

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Posted on: June 21, 2021

Adventure Backpacks

Check out an Adventure Backpack!

Check out a Lafayette Library/Lafayette Open Space Adventure Backpack, packed with seasonally updated, nature-focused, books, maps, field guides, activities, binoculars, and more.

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

Denver Post and Daily Camera online

Enjoy free access to the Denver Post and Daily Camera via Newsbank!

With Newsbank and your Library card, enjoy image and text editions of the Denver Post, text versions of the Daily Camera, plus additional Colorado newspapers and America's News.

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

New York Times online

Enjoy the New York Times for free!

Enjoy unlimited free access to the New York Times online, remotely or any device. Set up a NYT account, then use our special access code for three free days, renewable every time it runs out.

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

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Online books and audiobooks count too!

1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a simple, fun approach to helping young kids gain early literacy skills, and the confidence necessary to become strong readers.

How does it work?

  • Read a book, any book, to your child - newborn, infant, or toddler. ...
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Posted on: February 21, 2021

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