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Bookmobile East Schedule

Bookmobile East Current Schedule

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Career Online High School is a new educational service offered by the Rural Services Program of the New Mexico State Library.  The program offers adults (19 plus years of age) the opportunity to earn an accredited high school diploma and entry level career certificate at the same time. In this new program provided by the bookmobile, qualified and successful student applicants will receive one free full tuition scholarship from the library.  Visit and click on "Get Started."

Week 1

October 26, November 30
10:00AM-10:30AM Causey Fire Station
2:30PM-3:30PM Loving @ North Star Laundry
4:25PM-5:25PM Lakewood SKP Ranch

October 27, December 1
9:30AM-10:30AM Hagerman Post Office
1:45PM-3:00PM Elida City Hall

Week 2
Monday October 4, November 1, December 6
10:00AM-11:30AM Grady Schools
11:35AM-12:00PM Grady Post Office
2:20PM-2:40PM St. Vrain
2:55PM-3:20PM Melrose Senior Center
3:25PM-4:50PM Melrose Schools

Tuesday October 5, November 2, December 7
9:30AM-10:00AM Amistad Post Office
11:45AM-12:30PM (Central Time) Nara Visa Post Office
1:00PM-3:00PM Logan Senior Center

Wednesday October 6, November 3, December 8
12:35PM-1:35 Logan Car Wash
2:15PM-3:15PM San Jon Schools
3:20PM-3:50PM San Jon Village Office

Thursday October 7 (CANCELED), November 4, December 9
9:00AM-9:25AM Quay
9:45AM-10:15AM McAlister Post Office
10:30AM-11:30AM House Schools
11:35AM-12:35PM House Community Center

Week 3
Monday October 18, November 15, December 13
11:15AM-11:45AM Lincoln Post Office
12:30PM-1:15PM Hondo Senior Center

Tuesday October 19, November 16, December 14
9:30AM-10:30AM Piñon Store
11:10AM-12:00AM Sacramento
1:30PM-2:30PM Mayhill Post Office
3:15PM-4:15PM High Rolls @ The Tunnel Stop

Wednesday October 20, November 17, December 15
9:00AM-10:00AM La Luz Senior Center
12:30PM-3:30PM Carrizozo @ Honey Girls Café

Thursday October 21, November 18, December 16
8:00AM-9:00AM White Oaks
11:00AM-12:00PM Vaughn Senior Center
2:15PM-2:45PM Newkirk Post Office
3:30PM-4:30PM Conchas Fire Station

Rural Bookmobile East

700 W. Amarosa Ave. Ste. B
P.O. Box 1163
Tucumcari, NM 88401
Phone: 575-461-1206
Mobile phone: 575-403-7103
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Fax: 575-461-1824
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We also offer digital content including eBooks/audiobooks through Hoopla and Libby.

Online Catalog Now Available!

You will first need your login information, which can be obtained in person, by phone, or online by e-mail or Facebook page.

  • Go to: and log in using your information.
  • Search for books (make sure that the tab next to the search bar is set to ‘East Library’.)
  • Once logged in, you can place a hold on up to 3 items. Please allow at least two weeks before your stop to help us prepare your holds before we travel. If you would like to place holds on more than 3 items, please call our office or cell phone and we will assist you.
  • You can also create unlimited lists of books and other items in our catalog for your personal use and reference.
Library Tech:
John Train
Library Manager:
Zachary McNellis
Books by Mail provides library service to those not reached by bookmobiles or public libraries. Phone toll-free 1-800-395-9144.
Talking Books Library can be reached by phone toll-free 1-800-456-5515.
Rural Bookmobile East serves these counties:
       Chaves         Curry          Eddy        Guadalupe         Lincoln
       Otero           Quay         Roosevelt            San Miguel          Union
Watch and listen for our announcements in these media outlets:   
Newspapers: Alamogordo Daily News, Artesia Daily Press, Carlsbad Current-Argus, Cloudcroft Mountain Monthly, Eastern New Mexico News, Guadalupe County Communicator, Lincoln County News, Quay County Sun, Roswell Daily Record, Ruidoso News, and Santa Rosa News.
Radio stations: KAMQ, KTNM / KQAY,  KBIM-TV
Please note: Bookmobile East normally travels the first, second, and third weeks of the month unless indicated otherwise.
This program is funded in part with a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services which administers the Library Services and Technology Act. The bookmobile vehicles are purchased with funding appropriated by the New Mexico state legislature. Funds contributed by several counties and municipalities support our book budget.