NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – On Monday, April 12 the New Mexico State Library’s three bookmobiles will be back on the road. They’ll offer curbside service only and people will not be allowed inside.
The bookmobiles will also be equipped with satellite internet to act as a WiFi hotspot. They will run on an abbreviated schedule from now until the end of June and will only be at each stop for 30 minutes.
Each bookmobile can carry up to 4,000 books and according to the New Mexico State Library, between the three bookmobiles, there are more than 4,100 registered library patrons.
The schedule of where the bookmobiles will be is available online. You can also call Bookmobile East at 575-461-1206, Bookmobile Northeast at 575-376-2474, or Bookmobile West at 575-841-5250.
Bookmobile routes and stops include the following:
- Bookmobile Northeast (Cimarron): Velarde, Peñasco, Questa, Tierra Amarilla, Tres Piedras, Carson, Wagon Mound, Mosquero, Roy, Miami, Des Moines, Vermejo Part Ranch, Ribera, Pecos, Rowe, Watrous, Rociada, Guadalupita, and Mora
- Bookmobile East (Tucumcari): Elida, St. Vrain, Melrose, House, Logan, San Jon, Amistad, Nara Visa, Logan, Lakewood, Hagerman, Quay, McAlister, Grady, Carrizozo, and White Oaks
- Bookmobile West (Los Lunas): Bluewater, Thoreau, Whispering Cedars, Wingate, El Morro, Pine Hill, Ramah, Fence Lake, Cubero, Highland Meadows, Datil, Pie Town, Quemado, Bosque, Veguita, Monticello, Winston, Cuchillo, Caballo, and Hillsboro