Labor Day - Library is Closed today

Monday, September 1, 2014

The Library is CLOSED today for the Labor Day Holiday. 

The Library opens on Tuesday, September 2 with regular hours, 10 am to 8 pm

The Library's drop boxes and electronic resources such as eBook, music downloads and online catalog are available all day today and 24/7 everyday.


Library Yard Sale continues SUNDAY!

The West Lafayette Public Library will be holding a yard sale in the amphitheater on Saturday, August 30 from 10-5 and again on Sunday from 1-5 pm.

We have many unique items for sale so we hope you'll come by and see what might appeal to you.  All proceeds go to the Library, so we can continue bringing you the books and services you enjoy.

NOTE: The Friends' of the Library "Back Door Book Store" will have reduced prices on some books as well this Sunday.  The Back Door Book Store is open most days the Library is open and regularly offers over 1,500 gently used, high interest books for sale at book-fair level prices.  Come on in and browse!


Catch up with 2014's One Great Read with this video from WLFI TV 18!

Once again the West Lafayette Public Library joins with the Tippecanoe County Public Libraries, Civic Theater, TAF, WALLA, Barnes and Noble and Robots and Rogues Book Shop to present a community read.


State Street Plan Master Plan Available


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The State Street Master Plan is now available online.

I Didn't Know the Library had Access to THAT!

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Try our NEW online access to the GALE VIRTUAL REFERENCE LIBRARY!

A dynamic collection of Gale/Cengage ebooks featuring biographies, authors, plot summaries, technology, cultural studies, business, medicine and much much more.

Click here and use the password inspire to log on and get started......

Learn in Dig•Me

Dig Me Small


Get Tech help here!


Tuesdays - 3:00 to 5:00 pm - Need computer, tablet, eBook help or advice? Scott Tracey will help you out.


Wednesdays - 3:00 to 4:00 pm - Mark's Mac Help: Professor Emeritus Mark Levinthal will field your Mac and iPad questions.


Don't forget to ask about - offering software tutorials on over 2,100 programs.


By appointment - You can stop by the information desk, call the library at 765-743-2261, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
to schedule a Dig•Me help session or to reserve the room for your own use.


Click HERE for a complete (but ever-growing) list of Dig•Me services.

FREE music downloads @ WLPL


The West Lafayette Public Library is excited to offer the Freegal music download service to our patrons!

The West Lafayette Library's subscription with Freegal offers YOU free access to millions of song from over 10,000 labels including the Sony Music Catalog.


Read more: FREE music downloads @ WLPL

Nick's Picks of Nick's Picks

Looking for a good book?  Librarian Nick Schenkel has been reading and reviewing books for local radio station WBAA for over 25 years.  Here is a list of Nick’s favorites of all the books he’s read & reviewed - you may enjoy some of these too!

Read more: Nick's Picks of Nick's Picks