You can access free, wireless Internet service in our library branches, or you can borrow an Internet hotspot to take home with you.

In-Library wireless Internet

The Halton Hills Public Library's Wi-Fi service is open to all library visitors, free of charge. You will need a wireless-enabled laptop computer, tablet PC, eReader or other wireless-enabled device to use it.

Wifi to Go

You can borrow an Internet hotspot to access the Internet from home. Connect up to 15 devices at one time, with battery life lasting up to 8 hours. The sleek portable device is compact to carry home and makes staying connected easier than ever.  

Borrowers must be at least 18 years old.

Reserve WiFi to Go through our Catalogue

iPad Pro & Wifi to Go

You can now sign-out our iPad Pro and WiFi to Go service in one complete package and access the Internet from home. The kit includes a 64GB, 10.5” iPad Pro (plus Apple stylus pen) that is powerful and fast. All the iPads are pre-loaded with Library apps including Lynda.com, Hoopla, Flipster, Libby, Goodreads and cloudLibrary. Additional apps include wellness, social media (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram), plus various activities and games. 

Borrowers must be at least 18 years old.

 Reserve iPad Pro & WiFi to Go through our Catalogue

 Borrowing rules:

Who can borrow

Any Halton Hills Public Library card holder who is 18 years or older. 

Overdue fees

$1/day. Overdue Internet hotspots will be de-activated. The FULL replacement cost will be charged after the device is 1 WEEK overdue.  

Replacement cost

  • WiFi to Go: Lost, damaged or overdue Internet hotspots have a replacement cost of $200.00.
  • iPad Pro & WiFi to Go: Lost, damaged or overdue Ipad Pros & Internet hotspots have a replacement cost of $1500.00.

Service coverage

Service is available anywhere in Canada within the Rogers cell phone coverage area. Service is not guaranteed. International service is not available. 

Usage fee

Free. Unlimited data, 3G or 4G/LTE connection. 

Borrowing

Internet hotspots and iPads may be borrowed for up to 14 days, and may be placed on hold. Internet hotspots and iPads must be picked up within 24 hours of email or phone notification. 

Return

No book drop return.

Limitations and Disclosures

  • The Library's wireless network is not secure. We cannot guarantee the safety of your traffic across the wireless network.
  • We do not assume any responsibility for the configurations, security, or files on your laptop or other device resulting from connection to the library's network.
  • Halton Hills Public Library is not responsible for any changes you make to the settings on your computer or other wireless device.
  • Please be sure to review the Halton Hills Public Library Internet Access Policy.