Where to start?

Get your library card

Joining the Hamilton East Public Library family is easy! A library card is your passport to a world of books, digital resources, and community events.

Explore the library

Look out for our Help Desk, conveniently located near the entrance. Our friendly staff members are there to assist you with any queries.

Gain access to all resources

Discover the vast variety of free resources available to you through the library. Browse through our digital resources any time.

Signature Services

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Fuel your passion for learning. Whether you’re a young reader or an adult, our Ignite program has sessions that will spark your interest.

Including access to: 3D Printers, Laser Engraving, Camera, Lenses, Lights, Sewing Machines, Recording Studio and more.

Patrons in the Crossroads Discovery Center at HEPL

At the intersection of history, culture, and community, the Crossroads Program offers unique insights into local tales and global stories.

Including access to: genealogy databases, historic newspapers, records, workshops, state-of-the-art scanning and maps.

Special Focus On Your Needs

Beyond books, we’re the heart of the community.

At Hamilton East Public Library, we’re more than just a place to borrow books. We’re a meeting spot for friends, a hub for learning, and a space where our community comes together. Whether you’re exploring a new hobby or connecting with neighbors, find your spot with us and discover all we have to offer beyond the pages.

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Home Schoolers

Tailored resources and programs to support your curriculum needs.

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Small Business Resources

Business guides, workshops, and networking events.

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Parents

Classroom resources, educational tools, and more.

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Makers

Join our maker’s community for workshops, resources, and creative collaborations.

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Educators

Learn all the resources available to educators from the library.

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Local History Buffs

Dive deep into Hamilton East’s past with our special collections and events.

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