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Find Your Next Great Book - We Can Help!

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Elvis liked to read.

The Library has lots of resources to help you find your new favorite book, and they're all free with your library card.  So grab your library card and get ready to find that next book that you just can't put down...

Know What You're Looking for?

Search our Catalog.

Search the Longmont Public Library's catalog of books, audiobooks, CDs, DVDs, and more materials!  We are part of a multi-library consortium, and we are way more than books!

Borrow library materials from libraries nationwide with the InterLibrary Loan Service.If we don't have it, InterLibrary LoanAudrey Hepburn loved to read. probably does!  The InterLibrary Loan Service allows Library cardholders to borrow items from libraries nationwide. 

Access the Library's eBooks and eMagazine services.Looking for eBooks?  We've got a terrific selection right here!  Why pay for eBooks, eAudiobooks, or eMagazines when you can get them from your library for FREE and without leaving your home?  Browse, click, read!

Access the many electronic reading and research resources for children.Need eBooks for kids?  You're in luck!  We have a great selection of eBooks for children of all ages.  Downloads are free,Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. loved to read. so teach your children to love books as much as you.  Start them reading young!

Need Some Help Finding a Book You'll Love?

 Service  Description
  • Browse and search fiction titles.
  • Find new authors and titles based on topics of interest or other books enjoyed.
Select Reads
  • Search books by genre and read descriptions.
  • See book reviews from Publishers Weekly, the New York Times Book Review, and others.
  • Sign up to receive book list newsletters.
  • See bestseller lists & awards.
  • Participate in online book clubs.
New Book Alerts
  • See new titles purchased by your library.
  • Sign up to receive alerts when new titles are in.
  • Browse book descriptions by categories.
  • Place holds on books you don't want to miss.
Author Spotlight
  • Create and save a list of your favorite authors to receive email notifications when the Library orders a new title. 
  • Place holds on books.
  • Learn more about your best-loved writers.
Liza Minelli read The Wizard of Oz. Cary Grant liked to read to his dogs!















Let Us Do the Work For You!

"Book Bites" is a series of super short (one to three minutes) videos in which Longmont librarians review books that they enjoyed.  You can find them on our YouTube Playlist and sprinkled in among our social media posts on Facebook and Twitter

Each of our librarians selects a favorite book (or two, or three!) to feature each month.  Head over to our Staff Picks page to gets ideas for adults, teens, and kids.

Let our librarians find the perfect book for you!Our superstar librarians would love to help you find a great book!  Pick a way to let us help you:

  • Complete our online "Pick a Book for Me!" form to help us get to know your reading likes and dislikes;
  • Give us a call at 303-651-8472; or
  • Stop by the Adult Services Reference Desk on the Library's Second Floor.

The library has over a dozen bags with all the items you'll need to create a whole experience.

Experience Bags: A Whole Different Library Experience

This collection consists of almost two dozen canvas bags stuffed full of books, movies, and games related to various television or movie series or exotic destinations. Rather than simply reading books or watching a movie series, Experience Bags provide a whole different level of engagement, and we're constantly adding more. Click the button to learn more about this fun collection!




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