Pikes Peak Library District

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Pikes Peak Library District
Pikes Peak Library District (logo).jpg
CountryUnited States
TypePublic Library
Established1975 Edit this on Wikidata
LocationEl Paso County, Colorado
Branches16
Collection
Size1.2 million items
Access and use
Circulation8.5 million
Population served607,000
Other information
Staff475
Websiteppld.org

The Pikes Peak Library District (PPLD) is a public library system serving El Paso County, Colorado. The library has 1.2 million items available for circulation.

Pikes Peak Library District has resources for children, teens, adults, and seniors. Library resources are available in multiple languages, large print, audio, video, and electronic formats.

Services[edit]

PPLD libraries host events such as storytimes, computer classes, and author visits. The district also has an active teen program which offers many opportunities for teens in Colorado Springs.

Annual programs[edit]

  • Adult Reading Program
  • All Pikes Peak Reads (APPR)
  • Mountain of Authors
  • Pikes Peak Regional History Symposium
  • Summer Reading Programs for kids and teens

PPLD also partners with the Colorado Springs Science Center to host the annual Colorado Springs Mini Maker Faire at Library 21c.

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Coordinates: 38°50′24″N 104°31′12″W / 38.8400°N 104.5200°W / 38.8400; -104.5200