The Truchas Library began offering services in the 1960's through 1971. The NM State Library at the time also served the copmmunity with the "Red Van Book Mobile services". In 1972 the building which was formerly the Mission School was converted in towhat is now the library. The library offers services throughout the surrounding communities, Ojo Sarco, Cordova, Chimayo, and Penasco. The library provides a Early Literacy Reading program that includes STEM education for 3-5 year olds twice a week.