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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 Tools & Toys collection 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 newspapers & popular magazines, including Consumer Reports and Wall Street Journal, with no holds and no wait! Available on your computer and mobile devices.

Resources to help you research your family history. 

Easy to use and easy to find trusted information. Britannica Online reference and research for children and adults.


Browse our curated lists for recommended materials to expand your horizons and learn something new.

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The library subscribes to these online resources so you don't have to. 

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Hampstead Public Library offers some valuable learning resources through several channels.  Access ebooks, audiobooks, and lecture videos online to pique your interest and learn something new today.

Highlights at HPL

The Images of America: Hampstead book written by the Library and the Historical Society is now available!
Adventure Begins at Your Library Summer Reading Program
The 2024 Summer Reading Program starts Monday, June 17th! Click here for details on the fun reading challenges, raffles, and free events for all ages going on this summer!
Hampstead Community Calendar
Check out everything going on in Hampstead, NH