Library Emergency Hours and Closures

Beginning October 1, 2021 NEW HOURS!!
We are Open to the Public

Monday – Thursday 9:00 am – 7:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Book Drop Open 24 x 7

All ages welcome
Social distance guidelines and masks encouraged
Use of  hand sanitizer or hand washing for 20 seconds at the beginning and end of your visit is suggested
Computer time limits are 60 minutes per session – not all computers are available to accommodate social distancing
Creation Station use and training by appointment, please call 308-535-8036 x 3320 for more information

See the Library FAQ Page  for more detailed information

Monday, September 6, 2021 – Labor Day  CLOSED
Thursday, November 11, 2021 – Veterans Day CLOSED
Thursday, November 25, 2021 – Thanksgiving Day CLOSED
Friday, November 26, 2021 – Thanksgiving Break CLOSED
Saturday, November 27, 2021 – Thanksgiving Break CLOSED


North Platte Public Library
Phone: 308-535-8036

120 West 4th Street
North Platte NE 69101
Cecelia Lawrence
Library Director
Fax: 308-535-8296
Online: or

Catalog or
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Twitter: @NorthPlattePL and @NPPLFoundation
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Informational Brochures

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

September 6, 2021MondayLabor DayCLOSEDNovember 11, 2021ThursdayVeterans DayCLOSEDNovember 25, 2021ThursdayThanksgiving DayCLOSEDNovember 26, 2021FridayThanksgiving Day AfterCLOSEDNovember 27, 2021SaturdayThanksgiving BreakCLOSED

Day Open Time Close Time
Monday 9:00 am 7:30 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am 7:30 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am 7:30 pm
Thursday 9:00 am 7:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am 2:00 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.