Questions and answers

Is the library open in Ontario?

Is the library open in Ontario?

Most library branches are open for indoor contactless holds pick-up and drop-off of library materials, computer services including printing, photocopying and scanning, and washrooms.

How many libraries are there in Hamilton?

six libraries
​​​​​​​​​Hamilton City Libraries has six libraries located in Garden Place, St Andrews, Glenview, Chartwell, Hillcrest and Dinsdale.

How do I download ebooks from Hamilton library?

How It Works

  1. Step 1: Browse. To sign in, click “My Account” or “Sign In” on the green toolbar at the top of the site. Select “Hamilton Public Library” from the drop down menu.
  2. Step 2: Check Out. Add selection to your “Cart.” Items will stay in the cart for 30 minutes.
  3. Step 3: Download and enjoy! Once you have checked out:

How do I get a Hamilton library card?

Register at any HPL branch or Online. Library cards are free to anyone living, working or studying in Hamilton….Acceptable forms of identification are:

  1. A valid driver’s licence (permanent or temporary);
  2. Ontario Photo Card;
  3. Two pieces of current identification (one should include your current address).

How do I download eBooks from Toronto Public Library?

Find and Download eBooks Go to the Toronto Public Library OverDrive website at 2. Click on Search to search by title or author or on Collections to browse. Look for the eBook indicator to select the eBook version of that title.

Does Hamilton Public Library Support Kindle?

This is a feature available for US libraries. Included is a link to the OverDrive help document about Kindle devices – you can see if yours is listed there. eBooks are available through OverDrive or using an app called Libby with a Hamilton Public Library card.

How do libraries acquire audiobooks?

You can borrow books and audiobooks from your public library right from your phone. You can read and listen to them without stepping inside for a physical copy. All you need is a library card and an app named Libby.

How do I get a library card in Ontario?

How to Get a FREE Card. Come into your local library branch and bring along your Ontario driver’s licence or two pieces of identification—or self-register now for a library card by completing the online application.

Can you borrow books from Toronto Public Library?

How eBook Borrowing Works. You must have a valid Toronto Public Library card number and PIN to check out titles. Toronto residents who are 13 years or older who wish to use our digital resources and services can sign up online for a Digital Access Card.

When is the Hamilton Library going to open?

From 1 July, 2021, Hamilton City Council has removed all overdue fees for Junior and Young Adult collections for Hamilton’s libraries. The Whakaputu/Archives and Special Collections of Hamilton City Libraries is coming to a library branch near you!

When is Hamilton East Public Library Board of Trustees meeting?

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How does HEPL work at Hamilton East Public Library?

HEPL offers curbside by appointment only. Learn more about our curbside service here. DID YOU KNOW? With the HEPL app, users can access a digital library card, search for materials, place holds, manage your account, and more! DID YOU KNOW? The library has returned to standard hours of operation. See our full list of FAQs here. DID YOU KNOW?