The Bookmobile stops on Wednesday March 3, 2021 have been cancelled. Holds and loan periods have been extended. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Effective Wednesday February 17, HPL branches are open for limited services including holds pick-up, computer use, printing and photocopying. More details on the COVID Updates page.
On Wednesday March 3, 2021 hpl.ca will undergo server maintenance. hpl.ca will be unavailable for up to one hour between 11PM-7AM, no other services will be affected by this maintenance. Thank you for your patience while we improve our services.
Hamilton Public Library’s programming committee is happy to take suggestions for programs. If you have a programming suggestion, please complete the form.
Please note that submissions will be reviewed based on Hamilton Public Library’s strategic priorities and in accordance with established policies, specifically HPL's Program Policy.
Please note that submissions are reviewed quarterly (six months in advance of presentation)
If you have a program proposal intended for Older Adults (55+), please fill out the Older Adults Program Application Form.
HPL is pleased to work with a variety of highly qualified outside presenters who are able to offer programs where they share specific professional expertise with library customers
As a public institution, please note that presentations should focus on providing information and cannot promote a business or include any form of solicitation or sales. Thank you.
To remain accessible to all of our customers, HPL offers similar programs across the system. Information about the various branches of HPL can be found here.
Personal information contained on this form is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, 1990. MFIPPA\Regulations 29. The information collected will be used in the process of the library’s business. Questions regarding the collection and use of personal information can be directed to: Chief Librarian, Hamilton Public Library, P.O. Box 2700, Hamilton, ON L8N 4E4.