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exterior1Welcome to theNorth Plains Public Library!We are a proud member of the Washington County Cooperative Library Services network.
Library ServicesWe are open Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5 p.m. Community members are welcome to browse, pick up holds, and use a computer for up to 1 hour. You may self-serve to print, fax, and make copies.
How to return library materials
Our outdoor book drop is open 24/7 for library material returns. Returns may be made inside during open hours. All Washington County Libraries are fine free!
Printing & FaxingPrint from Anywhere: Send your print job as an attachment to wccls-nppl-bw@printspots.com (gray scale) or wccls-nppl-color@printspots.com (color) and call us at 503-647-5051 to schedule a pick-up time! Print up to 12 gray scale pages or 3 color pages at no charge. Visit the library during open hours to print, fax, and make copies inside the library.
Book BundlesCall 503-647-5051 or email northplainslibrary@gmail.com us with a topic or genre and we will curate books for you to pick up. We are happy to choose books for all ages. Examples are “5 board books”, “5 new kids’ books”, “2 cookbooks”, etc.
Shelf Shopper: 5 More to Enjoy!Answer a few short questions and we’ll send you a list of 5 personalized recommendations of books, movies, podcasts, and more.
Contact-free Holds Pick UpWe continue to offer contact- free holds pick up Monday-Friday 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m by request, we will prepare your holds for pick up inside the front entryway or outside. Simply follow these 3 steps:

Step 1 Request your items through our online catalog or by calling the library at 503-647-5051.

Step 2 Once you receive your automated hold notice, call the library at 503-647-5051, provide your library card number, and an approximate pick-up time.

Step 3 Take your items from our holds pick up table inside the front entryway. They are already checked-out to you in a bag labeled with your name. Enjoy!
Note: If you have been exposed to Covid-19, or are experiencing Covid-like symptoms we will happily bring your items outside.
Questions? We are here to help!Please call us at 503-647-5051 if you have any questions, regarding your library account, for reading advice, or for any other library business. You may also email us at northplainslibrary@gmail.com.
About the libraryThe North Plains Public Library is a department of the City of North Plains. Its personnel are city employees, and its operations are budgeted and managed through established city processes. There is a seven-member Library Board which is advisory to the Library Director and to City Council. The Friends of the North Plains Public Library non-profit organization actively fundraises through used book sales in order to support the library with additional programs and materials. Both the Library Board and the Friends are seeking members!

The 2,500 square foot library facility is adjacent to City Hall. It houses over 16,000 items in various formats, and the collection focus is on popular materials for all ages. As a member of the Washington County Cooperative Library Services, the library has access to many other materials for its patrons via a daily courier service.

Open Hours for Current Services

Monday-Friday    10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Saturday    10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

We always welcome recommendations for new library materials. Please Contact Us to send in your ideas, or just drop a note in the Library suggestions box on your next visit!

Contact Information
Library Contact InformationPhone:
Physical Address:
31334 NW Commercial St., North Plains, OR
Mailing Address:
31360 NW Commercial St., North Plains, OR 97133-6215
Email the Library Director at: rdoughty@wccls.org


31360 NW Commercial St
North Plains, OR 97133
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