HCPL Reopening

The Hampshire County Public Library will be opening to the public on Thursday June 10 with modifications to our service. 

Library hours:

The Hampshire County Public Library will be open from 9:00 am-5:pm Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday;

9:00 am-7:00 pm Tuesday and Saturday 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Library Use:

HCPL is following the recommended CDC guidelines. Masks are preferred but are not required. Patrons are asked to continue following social distancing rules.

Available library services include: browsing books, audio and videos; using public computers; copy/print services; access to wifi; genealogy research and notary services. We ask that all return items continue to be placed in the drop box for quarantine purposes. 

Library service modifications include:

  • Patrons may not linger
  • Computer use has been limited to 1 hour per patron per day
  • Library meeting room is off limits
  • Genealogy room is limited to 1 patron at a time 
  • Staff computer assistance is not available; if patrons anticipate needing computer assistance, we ask that they bring someone with them

Curbside Services:

We will continue offering curbside services, including book/DVD pickup, print services, and notary services. 

Subject to change at the discretion of the Hampshire County Public Library.