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Altus Public Library Hours

Altus Public Library at night.

Monday - Thursday
9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday & Saturday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday - Closed

Brain Fuse - HelpNow

Get ready for an engaging summer of learning – no matter where you are! Your library card unlocks FREE live online tutoring, educational games, practice tests, and endless exploration with Brainfuse. Just connect with a live tutor from ANY device with an internet connection and your library card! Visit HelpNow to get started.

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Job search got you down? We can help! Brainfuse offers FREE unemployment benefits navigators via JobNow who can guide you through the filing process, answer your questions, and get you back on track. Visit JobNow to get started.

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Kids' Library

We've got so much going on at the library! Lego Club, Summer Reading, Preschool Story Time and much more.

Kids' Catalog

Kids' Library Resources

Great Plains Literacy Council

Empowerment through Literacy. Find out more about GPLC

Download, Stream and Learn

For Everyone
OK Virtual Library has ebooks, audios, movies, and magazines for all ages.
Teen to Adults
Brush up your conversation skills.
For Everyone
Databases of info and articles from magazines and journals.
4th grade to Adults
FREE help for homework, career assistance and VA benefits


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New & Noteworthy

***Special Notice*** Digital Library Card

Apr 2, 2020

  ***SPECIAL NOTICE*** to all residents of Jackson and Harmon counties. The COVID-19 situation is changing rapidly as are the recommended guidelines for Social Distancing and the Safer-at-Home extended dates.    Your Library Card, issued through the Southern Prairie Library System libraries, gives you access to all of the on-line resources available 24/7…

“Grate” Altus Spelling Bee to be rescheduled

Mar 24, 2020

The Great Plains Literacy Council’s “Great Altus Spelling Bee” will not be held on April 4th in order to comply with the local, state, and federal guidelines to control the community spread of the COVID-19 virus.  The event will be rescheduled at a later date.