Main Library Reference Desk (915) 212-READ

Dorris Van Doren Branch

Dorris Van Doren

Library Information

551 Redd Road | (915) 212-0440 

CLOSED         Sunday 
10:00 am - 6:00 pm   Monday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm   Tuesday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm   Wednesday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm   Thursday
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm     Friday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm   Saturday

Passport Services 

Tue 10 am - 4:30 pm 
Wed 10 am - 4:30 pm 
Thu 10 am - 4:30 pm 
Fri 1 pm - 4:30 pm 
Sat 10 am - 4:30 pm 
Fees and other details.

Friends of the Library

The bookstore, operated by the Friends of the Westside Libraries is located just down the street from the Westside Post Office at 7348 Remcon Circle.

We support the Westside Branch, Dorris Van Doren Regional Branch and the Jenna Welch and Laura Bush Community Libraries.

A membership costs $5.00 annually and members receive 10% off all purchases at the Bookmark. They are also invited to "members only" sales twice a year. Forms may be filled out (name, address, telephone number) at The Bookmark for membership or a check can be mailed directly to the store at: The Bookmark, 7348 Remcon Circle, El Paso, TX 79912

Donations of books and magazines are gratefully accepted during store hours at The Bookmark. 

Clubs & Associations

Crochet & Knitting Group
Open to beginners and advanced alike. Bring your yarn, needles, and patterns. Meetings held every Saturday from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm.

El Paso Writers’ League
Meets the 2nd Saturday of each month from 2:00 - 4:00 pm.
Contact: for more information.

Amigos Club of Toastmasters
Toastmasters International is a non-profit organization which gives its members the opportunity to develop and improve their public speaking abilities through local club meetings, training seminars and speech contests.
Thursdays 5:50 - 6:50 pm
For more information, contact 833-1406 or

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Citizenship Classes
5 PM - 7 PM
All Branches

Teen Hangout
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
All Branches

Computer Classes
5:30 PM - 7 PM
10 AM - 11 AM

El Paso Ready to Read
Listos a Leer – (Niños)
Tuesdays, Wednesday and Saturdays
Martes, Miercoles y Sabado
11 AM

Literacy Center
(915) 212-3245


Computers are available for public use. All minors must have Internet permission. All computer users must present a library card and a pin in order to reserve a computer. The computer lab closes 15 minutes prior to closing time.