Central Library - Tax Clinic Cancellation
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the free drop-in tax preparation service clinic on Saturday, April 8 has been cancelled. Please visit hpl.ca/free-tax-service for other clinic dates. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Please be aware of online phishing attempts impersonating Hamilton Public Library and Library Staff. HPL does not solicit paid freelance opportunities through social media or other messaging applications. HPL does not request personal or banking information through social media or require financial compensation when reviewing job applications. Please report phishing schemes to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you think you are a victim of fraud, please call the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre at 1-888-495-8501.
Wi-Fi Unavailable at Red Hill Branch
The Wi-Fi is not working at the Red Hill Branch. Staff is working diligently to resolve the problem.
Barton Branch Makerspace
The iMac at the Barton Branch Makerspace is currently unavailable. We are working to resolve this issue.
Library Board Core Position Statements
In keeping with the Hamilton Public Library’s mission as a public library, the Library Board endorses the following position statements. These position statements, along with the Library’s mission, values and strategic priorities are to guide the development of library policy and services.
Statement on Race and Social Equity
Rights of Children and Teens in the Public Library Policy
Diversity and Inclusion Policy
Access to Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
Access by Design and Privacy by Design