FAQ

Vaccine Certification Receipt Printing
Starting Tuesday September 21, HPL Staff can help you print out your Vaccine Certificate receipts. Print proof of your vaccination using a public compute...
Sat, Sep 18, 2021 at 3:34 PM
Suggestions for purchase during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Due to current events we are suspending our Suggest for Purchase online option until further notice. We apologize for any inconvenience. See our website f...
Mon, Jan 18, 2021 at 10:42 AM
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
Interlibrary Loan
Due to current events, we have suspended our Interlibrary Loan service. Please see the website for updates about when this service will resume. We apologize...
Wed, Jan 27, 2021 at 3:45 PM
Branch & Computer Hours - July 16th Update
What hours is the library open? All HPL branches are open for in-branch browsing, holds pickup, Grab and Go bags, computer access* and use of printers, scan...
Sat, Sep 18, 2021 at 2:32 PM
Updated Branch Hours:
Effective Wednesday June 30th, HPL branches are open for limited services including in-branch browsing, holds pick-up, computer use, Print on the Go, photoc...
Sat, Sep 18, 2021 at 2:30 PM