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Find library materials

The library owns a large circulating collection of print books, downloadable materials, DVDs and Blu-rays, audiobooks on CD and Playaway, music and magazines. You have several options for finding materials owned by the library:

Visit the library

Use the online catalog or stop at a service desk. Any staff member is ready to assist you.

Check the library catalog online:

  • To perform a basic search:
    • Go to the library catalog home page.
    • Type in the item's title, author, subject, or series title in the search box.
    • Click on the arrow.
    • Click on the title of the item to get more information.
  • To perform a more advanced catalog search:
    • Go to the library catalog home page.
    • Click on the green SEARCH THE CATALOG tab.
    • Click on the link named POWER.
    • Now type in several different search terms and limit your search results.

Check the library catalog on your phone or tablet:

  • Download the WPLinTouch mobile app.
  • Open the app and click on Search the Catalog.
  • Type in your search term in the search box at the top of the screen.

Call the library:

Library staff can help with searching and placing holds. Please have your library card ready.

  • College Hill: 303-658-2603
  • Irving Street Library: 303-658-2303

Is the item you wanted checked out?

Simply click the 'Place Hold' button and enter your library card number and PIN (usually the last 4 digits of your phone number.) You will be notified by phone and/or email when the item is available.

Didn't find what you were looking for?

Complete this Request Form and we will either purchase the item or borrow it from another library (Interlibrary Loan.) Your item should be available in 2-3 weeks.

Checkout Periods

  • One week: DVDs, Blu-rays and magazines.
  • Two weeks: New books.
  • Three weeks: All other books (excluding items below), audiobooks, music CDs, children's kits, eBooks and eAudiobooks from Overdrive.
  • Six weeks: Book group bags.
  • Non-circulating items: Reference materials, current magazine issues and newspapers and certain items in the Front Range Community College collection.

Checkout Limits

5 items per subject, 30 items total per card per day. DVDs and Blu-Rays are limited to 10 total.