Hamilton Public Library

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Welcome to the Hamilton Public Library

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Come by the Library to see our plans and find out how you can help to make it happen for our community.

Look What's New @ the Library!

The 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program is a fun, exciting, and FREE way to start your child on the path to success! Any child ages birth to five years can participate.

1. Register.  2. Track your reading. 3. Reach milestones and receive special rewards. 4. Keep reading!

For more information, visit our 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten site.

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Kick Off Day with Mary Sealy and her wonderful therapy dog, Cappy.  The children visited with Mary and Cappy  on the first day back for this year's Story Time.  The weekly schedule  for Story Time is Wednesdays at 10 am for children 2-5 years old.

Summer 2017

Check out our Summer Prize Winners!!!

Click the picture for more winners.

Building Day was a HUGE success! Thank you to everyone who visited us yesterday! 

Click the picture for more from the event.

2017 Bookmark Contest Winners

Summer Fun at Hamilton Public Library!

Click the pictures for more from each event.

2016 Bookmark Contest Winners

   New Releases!

You can now find the link to the Central Texas Digital Consortium Library on the right sidebar or by clicking here. (If viewing on a mobile device, please scroll further down the site to find the link.) Click here for a list of digital audiobooks for children and young adults.

Accelerated Reader

All of our children's titles are labeled to correspond with the current AR tests at Ann Whitney Elementary and Hamilton Junior High.  To check if a title has an AR test visit AR BookFinder.

 eShelf & Research - Work and research from the office or from home, anytime:

TexShare Database LogoTry these databases filled with magazine articles, encyclopedia entries, and other materials to help you discover more on any subject, from general interest to business, hobbies, and more. Please see your librarian for a username and password.

Learning Express Library

LearningExpress Library helps libraries improve the lives of their patrons every day with online access to the most comprehensive selection of academic and career-related resources available. It features skillbuilding tools for reading, writing, math, and science. There is test preparation for high school equivalency and college admissions exams. The workplace resources include tools for job searching, exploring new careers, and preparing for occupational licensing exams – and much more.

Features include:

  • Access over 800 online practice tests and interactive skill-building tutorials to help launch or advance their careers.
  • Prepare for professional certification, licensing, and aptitude tests in civil service, law enforcement, firefighting, EMS, military, real estate, and healthcare, among others.
  • Prepare for college and graduate school admissions tests including the SAT, ACT, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, and MCAT.
  • Successfully prepare for the GED exam when working toward a high school diploma.
  • Dramatically improve or refresh basic skills in reading, writing, and math.

TWDL Logo Texas Workskills Development in Libraries (http://www.twdl.org/) has resources for improving computer skills and jobseeking techniques.  Use the online resources or look for classes at a library near you!