HHPL Services Available During Province-wide Lockdown

Posted On Tuesday December 22, 2020

In accordance with the Province of Ontario, and Halton Region the Halton Hills Public Library will move into the Province-wide Lockdown as of 12:01 a.m. on December 26. Here is what’s available at your local library.


HHPL Hours of Operation

The Library is open regular operating hours for Item/Curbside Pickup and Virtual Court Services only.


Borrowing Materials

Patrons can use HHPL’s Item/Curbside Pickup when they place holds for items/materials on the HHPL Website or over the phone. Patrons will receive an email/phone call when hold items are ready and can stop by anytime during regular operating hours to pick their items up. Please remember to bring your Library card with you to claim your items.


Returning Materials

HHPL asks that patrons please return their materials in the drop boxes located on the outside of the Library branches. For larger items that do not fit in the drop boxes, please return them to a staff member at the entrance. Please note that all items will be quarantined for 72 hours before being checked in and processed. As a result, these items will remain on the patron’s account until the quarantine period is over.


Computer Services and Printing

Computer, printing, and scanning services are not allowed at this time.


Home Library Service

This service is available with limited contactless service. We are offering holds pick-up service and accepting returns. For more information, please visit HHPL’s Home Library Service page.


Virtual Court

Virtual Court Services are still available during regular operating hours.


Library From Home

As always, your digital Library is available 24/7. Patrons can choose from millions of ebooks, audiobooks, movies, music, and other resources while at home. All you need is your HHPL card.


Library Cards

If residents wish to sign up for a library card, virtual library cards are available on the HHPL Website.



For a list of virtual programs available, please visit the HHPL Website calendar.


For more information on lockdown restrictions in Halton Hills, please go to Halton Hills Covid19 Update and to Halton Region Covid19 for regional updates.