Rocky Ford Public Library Est. June 24, 1909.

400 S. 10th Street

Phone: (719) 254-6641

Fax: (719) 254-6647


Open Year-Round:

·        Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 10am-6pm

·        Thursday & Friday: 9am-5pm

·        Saturday: 9am-1pm


Search for books in our online catalog at



Library Services



  •  Photocopying and Printing (per page)
    • Black & White $0.10
    • 8″x10″ $0.10
    • 11″x14″ or 11″x17″ $0.15
    • Color $0.50
  • Faxing (per page)
    • Sending or Receiving $0.25
  • Scanning (per page)
    • Scanning to e-mail $0.10
  • Automotive Repair Database
  • Books!
    • Best Sellers (local and national)
    • Books-on-Tape
    • Books on CDs
    • Colorado Books for the Blind
    • Interlibrary Loan (e-mail:
    • Large print books
    • Paperback books
    • Picture books
    • Traveling Titles (library materials for home-bound)
  • Colorado Grants Guide – online and in book format
  • Computers for public use (with internet access)
  • DVD’S
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Image enhancement readers
  • Kill-A-Watt tester
  • Local/state newspapers (Newspaper Archive database)
  • Magazines
  • Reference materials
  • Slides and projector
  • State and Federal tax forms
  • Videos
  • Friends of the Library Activities
  • Workforce daily listings

Getting a Library Card


 Library Card Basics

  1. All applicants for a Rocky Ford Library borrower’s card must register via an application form.
  2. Proof of name and current local address is required to receive a library card.
  3. The application form must be completed in full and signed.

 Acceptable forms of identification include:

  • Driver’s License with current address
  • State ID with current address
  • Current mail (postmarked within 30 days)
  • Current utility bill
  • Passport

Applications for Minors – Patrons under 18 years of age must have an application card signed by a parent or guardian.

Library Loan Policies



Adults (everyone 18 or older):
25 total items on a card at one time

Juveniles (everyone from birth to 18 years old):
10 total items on a card at one time

Three (3) weeks on all materials except Reference.


  • Two (2) days grace period on all items EXCEPT inter-library loan items
  • $0.10 cents a day from the first day overdue
  • $5.00 maximum fine per overdue item
  • Lost/Damaged items will be billed for the cost of items

Preschool Children’s Story Time



Wednesday Mornings at 10:30 during the school-year.

Summer Reading Program


Every Summer.  Coming Soon!