FAQ

QR Code Vaccine Certificate Receipt Printing
Since Tuesday September 21, 2021, HPL Staff have continued to help Hamilton residents print out QR code vaccine certificate receipts. Print proof of you...
Thu, Dec 30, 2021 at 3:35 PM
Material Donations to the Library
The Hamilton Public Library does not accept material donations. However, there are a number of agencies, thrift stores and care facilities that accept donat...
Wed, Jan 27, 2021 at 3:42 PM
Are there any library programs taking place during the COVID-19 Pandemic?
There are programs taking place online throughout the pandemic, including book clubs and storytimes. Visit the events page on hpl.ca for a complete list and...
Wed, Jan 27, 2021 at 3:43 PM
Canada Emergency Response Benefit
The Government of Canada launched the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. The Government has translated 10 questi...
Tue, Jun 9, 2020 at 3:28 PM
Accessing Curbside Pickup at Reciprocal Library Systems
You can access curbside library pickup services at the systems listed below with your Hamilton Public Library Card if you are set up for reciprocal borrowin...
Wed, Jan 27, 2021 at 3:42 PM
HPL Seeking Contributions to Hamilton COVID-19 Archive
Hamilton Public Library’s Local History & Archives is creating a community archive to document our experiences during the pandemic. WHAT: Send HPL y...
Sat, Jun 20, 2020 at 3:54 PM
Updated Branch Hours:
HPL Branch Hours:  Stay up-to-date with service branch hours by visiting our website. Our Virtual Branch is always open at hpl.ca for your next read, wa...
Fri, Feb 18, 2022 at 1:53 PM
Face Mask or Face Shield: Mandatory Entry at HPL branches
Anyone entering HPL branches must wear a face mask.  As of December 7, 2020, Members who are medically exempt (according to the City by-law) are required to...
Wed, Jan 27, 2021 at 3:49 PM
Getting Your Vaccine - July 2021 - Postcard
Tue, Jul 20, 2021 at 4:46 PM
Getting Your Vaccine - July 2021 - Poster
Tue, Jul 20, 2021 at 4:46 PM