Hamilton-Wenham Public Library 14 Union Street, South Hamilton, MA 01982 phone 978-468-5577 || fax 978-468-5535 Library Catalog and My Account The Library is now open by appointment for limited services. We can also take calls and emails Monday/Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Scroll down for Holds Pick-Up Hours. Questions? Call 978-468-5577 or email email@example.com. The Library will be closed Thurs. Nov. 26th through Sun. Nov. 29th for Thanksgiving weekend.
What is NaNoWriMo?
What is NaNoWriMo?
The Library will close early Wed. Nov. 25th at 5:00 p.m. and will be closed through Sun. Nov. 29th for Thanksgiving weekend. Pickup window hours will end at 4:45 p.m. on Wednesday.
Wed. Writers Salon
Wed. Nov. 25, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Share your writing with fellow NaNoWriMo participants! Join us for our final Wednesday Writers Salon, via Zoom.
...for our 12th year sponsoring NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) at Hamilton-Wenham. This year all NaNo programming will be online. We're still adding events: click here and get ready for November!
ComCat Back (mostly!)
The Commonwealth Catalog is on its way back! The majority of libraries in the state are now actively participating. For more information, visit www.commonwealthcatalog.org.
Your Next Great Read Staff have been working behind the scenes to create a new service: Your Next Great Read! Fill out the helpful form and our team will choose three titles for you based on your answers.
The Library is open for limited services by appointment!
You MUST make an appointment to use Library services. Appointments are for 45-minutes.
Services are limited to browsing, computer use, photocopying/faxing, and scanning.
Masks are REQUIRED.
Click here for detailed information, hours, and to make an appointment. NEW! Beginning Monday, October 19 the Children’s Room is open for browsing!
Limit of one-family/household per 45-minute appointment.
HWPL to Go – Holds Pickup Window Open!
How it works:
Search the online catalog for items you would like to read, watch or listen to.
Place your hold using your Library Card number and PIN (typically either the last four digits of your phone number OR the last four digits of your card number.)
Wait until you receive an email, call, or text saying your item is waiting on the hold shelf.
Drop by the pickup window at the library to pick up your items.
Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 978-468-5577 ext. 618 if you are unable to use the online catalog.
UPDATED! As of July 20th, our holds pickup window hours are: Monday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
You may return items to the outside book drop. Returned items are being quarantined for at least 72 hours before check in.
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