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Public Library Cards give you free access to databases and books!

Search other libraries: apply online for each library's patron card.


Boulder Public Library  For database access, sign in with your BPL username and card #
Ebrary is an online library of non-fiction books that are excellent for all research: read and take notes online. Boulder Public has many other good databases as well.
Gale Research Databases are available.

Louisville Public Library   Has many databases for your use Louisville also has HOMEWORK CENTER TUTORS for free. Also, has Overdrive for borrowing on-line books.
Has databases for World Book Online; Consumer Reports; Ancestry Database; Country Reports and more.
Use your Louisville or Boulder Public Library Card for database access.
  • PROSPECTOR InterLibraryLoan is an important service allowing you to borrow academic books from FrontRange libraries, universities, and colleges.  Louisville and Lafayette Public Libraries are the closest locations for delivery of any books you borrow through Prospector ILL.
  • University of Colorado, Norlin Library Book CatalogSearch the catalog and use Prospector InterLibrary Loan to borrow books. Have them sent to Louisville or Lafayette Public Library (you need a card from one of them) Apply for a Colorado Card for CU and check out books when you are at Norlin (main library on the Boulder Campus). Get the application from Ms Shorter or click here.  Take your BVSD CHS photo ID and the completed form - NOTE- both a parent signature and parent Colorado License number are required information on the application.
  •  Or borrow CU books through Prospector with your LAFAYETTE or LOUISVILLE Public Library Card. Books will be delivered to the library you choose. 
  • See Ms Shorter for help.