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Your library offers books, magazines, music, movies available in physical and downloadable forms. Check out new and old favorites in many formats!

 

There are many ways to find a new book to enjoy.  Let us help!

From specialty cake pans to a 65' laser measuring tool, our Library of Things is full of unique things to borrow.

Looking for items that we don't own? Interlibrary loan will try to borrow materials for you from another library in New Hampshire, or beyond.
 

Download and enjoy free eBooks and audiobooks with your library card, wherever you go. Use Hoopla and Libby by Overdrive on the web or in apps on mobile devies. Ask us how!

Get instant access to popular magazines, with no holds and no wait! Available on your computer and mobile devices.

Resources to help you research your family history. 

Transparent Language Online is a language-learning program for library patrons that provides an effective and fun experience for all levels.

 

With Creativebug you will enjoy free unlimited access to over 1,000 online arts and crafts classes and workshops.

Easy to use, and easy to find trusted information. Britannica Online reference and research.

Get started learning something new today.

Highlights at HPL

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Make appointments to browse IN the library or use a computer! Still offering curbside for books and printing/faxing. Reserve online or give us a call.
Have you met the new Youth Services Librarian, Jenn? You'll have the opportunity at fall events like Pumpkin Painting and Outdoor Storytime.
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To help you with health & wellness try weekly Meditation Classes, download Mindfulness magazine, peruse health databases, and more resources.

Featured Events

Mon, 10/26 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
The Hampstead Public Library offers a 4-part live Zoom Photography Course designed to help build your confidence and skills using a Digital-SLR or...
Wed, 10/28 - 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Wed, 10/28 - 7:30pm - 8:15pm
Thu, 10/29 - 5:00pm - 11:50pm
Fri, 10/30 - 10:30am - 11:00am