Go Big Red! Husker football is our state's pride Chimney Rock in Western Nebraska was a beacon to early travelers Migration of Sandhill cranes along the Platte river system is majestic The State Capitol in Lincoln Nebraska's slogan and signage has changed but Nebraska is still considered the Good Life. Nebraska State Symbol Trivia slide Mammoths have been extinct for a million years when Nebraska became a state in 1867.

Library Holiday Hours and Closures

CLOSED Monday September 4, 2017 for Labor Day

North Platte Public Library
Phone: 308-535-8036

120 West 4th Street
North Platte NE 69101
Cecelia Lawrence
Library Director
Fax: 308-535-8296
Dial-A-Story: 308-535-8038

Twitter: @NorthPlattePL and @NPPLFoundation

Informational Brochures

Library Services & How to Get a Library Card
Library Fines & Fees Brochure
Non-Resident & Temporary Card Information
NebrasKard Policies
Meeting Room Reservation Form
NPPL Strategic Plan 2016-2018 Complete Doc
NPPL Strategic Plan 2016-2018 Plan Only

Date Day Information Hours
January 2, 2017 Monday New Years Day (observed) CLOSED
February 20, 2017 Monday President’s Day CLOSED
May 29, 2017 Monday Memorial Day CLOSED
June 17, 2017 Saturday NEBRASKAland Days & NE150 Parade CLOSED
July 4, 2017 Tuesday Independence Day CLOSED
July 24 – August 2, 2017 10 days (Monday through Wednesday) Renovation CLOSED
September 4, 2017 Monday Labor Day CLOSED
November 10, 2017 Friday Veteran’s Day (Observed) CLOSED

Day Open Time Close Time
Monday 9:00 am 9:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am 6:00 pm


The mission of the North Platte Public Library is to ensure access to the accumulated knowledge of the world. This enables individuals to pursue personal enrichment and take informed action.