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You Account PIN

This card design is a sun setting behind mountains, with a yellow cone flower in the foreground. There is a open book floating in the air with dandelion fluff. It is by Renee

As a security feature, all library accounts require a PIN. You will use your PIN for authentication when accessing your account on our website and for some of our resources, like Libby. When created, your default PIN is set to the last four digits of the phone number on your library account. If you wish […]

Posted on October 10, 2023
Categories: About, News

Documenting the Pandemic

Boulder Theater marquee reading "Stay Healthy Boulder"

COVID-19 Community Stories Now Available Online In December 2022, Carnegie staff created a digital questionnaire that went out to the Boulder County community to solicit stories about life during the COVID-19 pandemic. The results of this project are now archived and available on the Carnegie Library for Local History website. While the questionnaire window has […]

Boulder Library Foundation

Picture of the Bldg 61 makerspace door with the Boulder Library Foundation Logo below it.

Be a difference-maker in your community The Boulder Library Foundation (BLF) funds 90% of Boulder Public Library programs, including the BLDG 61 Makerspace. To learn more about how BLF enriches our community with artistic and educational programming, subscribe to their newsletter. 

Culture Passes Now Available

Culture Pass Access to local cultural attractions free with your library card

Explore Colorado’s cultural destinations for free!  Reserve a Culture Pass online using your library card and get free entry to explore Colorado’s art, history and cultural attractions, including: Butterfly Pavilion Dinosaur Ridge Museo de las Americas WOW! Children’s Museum Denver Museum of Nature & Science Pass benefits vary by location. Find more details online.  

BoulderReads Services

Tutors reading at a table

Literacy for all, even from home BoulderReads has been providing essential literacy services to the community since 1986. From Conversations in English Groups to Reading Buddies, BoulderReads connects learners to resources they need to grow. Full scholarships are also available for Career Online High School, which provides adult learners with the chance to obtain a fully accredited high school diploma. […]

Free Culture Pass

Children playing at the play area outside Main Library.

Reserve passes up to 30 days in advance Reserve a Culture Pass from the library and explore Colorado’s art, history and cultural attractions for FREE! Culture Passes can be checked out online using a library card. Happy adventuring!

Meet the Boulder Public Library District Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees Back row left to right: Doug Hamilton, Sylvia Wirba, Sam Fuqua, Joni Teter. Front row left to right: Benita Duran, Jennifer Yee, Cara O'Brien

The seven all-volunteer members of the newly-formed Boulder Public Library District Board of Trustees have been hard at work since mid-May building the library district approved by Boulder City and County voters in 2022. According to Joni Teter, President of the Board of Trustees, “We are all excited and honored to be doing this work. […]

Storytime: Live or Anytime!

A librarian reads a robot storytime to a crowd of excited children

Storytime is a fun experience with books, art, music, learning and play. Enjoy interactive stories and build reading skills. Discover virtual storytimes, bilingual storytimes, STEAM storytimes and more on our calendar. 24/7 Storytime Watch storytimes on our YouTube page and Read With Us playlist.

Binge Boxes

Themed boxes of movies for your viewing pleasure  DVD viewers: check out one of our new Binge Boxes for your next viewing marathon! Each features several movies that share a theme such as “80s Imagination Movies” or “Never Travel with Tom Hanks.” See what’s available in our online catalog. 

Introducing Law Depot and Consumer Reports Online

Enjoy FREE access to two new resources!  LawDepot is the leading publisher of do-it-yourself legal documents, forms, and contracts that cover a wide range of legal needs. Learn how to access this resource through Libby.  Consumer Reports Online: The leading website for product reviews. Have your library card number and PIN ready and  access through Marmot Library Network. Reach […]