The Latest News from the Library
WALK THROUGH HOURS:
Call or email to make an appointment to enter the building. If capacity of 5 patrons hasn't been reached, walk-ins will be welcome. Masks required please.
Tuesday 10am-noon (Seniors only)
CURBSIDE PICKUP HOURS:
Tuesday through Friday 10am-5pm
GUIDELINES FOR CURBSIDE PICK UP AND MATERIALS RETURN
ALL ONLINE RESOURCES ARE AVAILABLE!
Downloadable books, Consumer Reports Online, Transparent Language, Universal Classroom, Magazines etc. See all online resources here.
NEW CATALOG: Starting on June 9th the library catalog will look different and have a different link. You can login to your account using your library card number and your phone number. Call or email the library if you have any questions or problems. Online catalog
Click or tap on an event for more details.
Library Book Group
March 31st at 1pm
Your Digital Library
You can listen to FREE audiobooks and read FREE ebooks and magazines. Your library provides this service for you! If you have any questions, please call 746-3663 (leave a message if we don't pick up), email or fill out this form and we'll help you out!
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
if you are a Hopkinton/Contoocook resident and you need a library card.
Click or tap on the image to borrow books
from the NH Downloadable Books Consortium
(powered by OverDrive).
Download the Libby App to read or listen on your device.
You will need your library card number to access this service.
hoopla is an all-in-one media service where you can browse 700,000+ titles in six different formats—audiobooks, eBooks, comics/graphic novels, full music albums, movies, and TV—and instantly borrow, then download or stream, the titles of your choice!You can access the title you borrow instantly on your computer, tablet, or smartphone. With hoopla, there are no holds and no waiting!
Sign up today using your library card number.
Questions? Call or email us!
TumbleBooks, a world leader in online children’s books, is a collection of animated talking picture books, read-alongs, ebooks, graphic novels, non-fiction, videos, language learning and educational puzzles and games. TumbleBooks are easy to use, and feature unlimited access from home! You can read as many books as you want, when you want, and on any device. There are no check-outs, holds, or downloads. Books are available instantly.Get started here!
See all of our online resources here.
Now in the Gallery
Artwork by Ty Meier - check out our Gallery page for more photos and info.
Tax Help is back!
Volunteer tax preparers will be at the Hopkinton Town Library Community Room on Wednesdays and Thursdays from Wednesday, February 3, 2021 through Thursday, April 8, 2021. Appointments are required.
Please go to nhtaxhelp.org (preferred method) to submit a request for free tax help. You can also call 211. The library cannot schedule your appointment.
Other free alternatives:
-Visit the IRS Free File web site. There are a number of options available; be sure to read the age and income requirements before beginning!
-Visit myfreetaxes.com for simple returns (please note there are charges of $40 or more for using Schedule C, D, or E)
REGISTER HERE for Tech Help.
Back by popular demand! The staff at the library have picked some of their favorites (old and new) to showcase for you. Click here to see a slide show. Click here to see the list of books in the library catalog and to place reserves. Books are also on display on the kiosk at the library.
COVID-19 / Coronavirus Information
Misinformation spreads faster than illness. For reliable information on COVID-19, also known as Coronavirus, visit these websites for up-to-date information:
Before using any online sources of healthcare information, we encourage you to consider the source and quality of the information. Here’s a handy guide from MedlinePlus and the National Library of Medicine on Healthy Web Surfing.
More links to COVID-19 information here.
Quick Facts about Universal Class
New Hampshire Family Voices provides free, confidential services to families and professionals caring for children with chronic conditions and / or disabilities.Their goal is to empower and inform families and professionals to feel confident when making choices for children and youth in their care. https://nhfv.org/
NH Family Voices also has a lending library to support families and professionals. nhfv.org/how-we-can-help/lending-library/
Location and Contact Info
Hopkinton Town Library
61 Houston Dr.
MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 217
Contoocook, New Hampshire 03229