Sierra Blanca Book Share Project is collaborating with local partners to bring you free Book Exchanges in Lincoln County. We will also list other free libraries and book resources in the area. 
If you know of a library that is not listed here, let us know and send us the info here.

Book Exchanges and Little Libraries





Hondo Schools – coming soon


White Mountain Sports Complex  On the park trail looking out on the  soccer fields. Park in the North parking lot.  #RPLBookExchange on Instagram
Location Link
687 Hull Rd, Ruidoso, NM 88345

Abberant Moon Books Free books on shelves in courtyard  
Website   Location Link
200 Mechem Dr. Unit 3, Ruidoso, NM 88345

Irma Faye’s Lending Library In front of Re-Store 
Website   Location Link
2200 Sudderth Dr., Ruidoso, NM 88345

Smokey’s Garden Library
 Next to the Smokey Bear Ranger Station   
Website   Location Link
901 Mechem Dr., Ruidoso, NM 88345 575-257-4095

Ruidoso Downs

All American Park  Under the trees in the parking lot.  #RPLBookExchange on Instagram
Location Link
26335 US-70, Ruidoso Downs, NM 88346

Local Community Libraries

Libraries are awesome. They are the original book share!  Give them a visit.  Support your local library. 

Capitan Public Library
102 E. 2nd St. Capitan NM, 88316 
Website   Facebook Page
Friends of Capitan Library Facebook Page

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Carrizozo Community Public Library and Archive
406 Central Ave, Carrizozo, NM 88301
Facebook Page


corona libdownloadVillage of Corona Public Library
461 Main St, Corona, NM 88318 (Behind Village Hall)
Website     Facebook Page

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Ruidoso Public Library
107 Kansas City Rd, Ruidoso, NM 88345
Website   Facebook Page


Local Book Stores and Shops

Here are some book stores and places to get books (Used and New) in Lincoln County, NM. Support your local bookstore!

Aberrant Moon Books   – Website 
200 Mechem Dr. Unit 3, Ruidoso, NM 88345

Behr Barn (thrift store)   – Website
310 Sudderth Dr., RuidosoNM 88345  (575) 257-8467

Books Etcetera   – Website 
2340 Sudderth Dr., Ruidoso, NM 88345  (575) 257-1594

Dog-Eared Paperbacks   –  (575) 257-2228
700 Mechem Dr STE 13B, Ruidoso, NM 88345

Lincoln County Humane Society Resale Store (thrift store)  – Website 
413 Highway 70 West, Ruidoso, NM   (575) 808-8540

Ruidoso Emporium (thrift store) 
19 W. Hwy 70, RuidosoNM 88345  (575) 257-1091

Sweet Charity (thrift store for HEAL) – Website 
26156 US-70, Ruidoso Downs, NM 88346 (575) 378-0041