In the Spotlight

Main Tile 1

Winter Reading Programme

Friday 21 June - Sunday 21 July. Pre-register from Monday 17 June


Join the Winter Reading Programme on Beanstack for a chance to win one of three board games!

Join the Winter Reading Programme on Beanstack

What's Hot? - Heartstopper

Season two has just arrived on our screens. If you can't get enough, check out the other graphic novels in the Heartstopper series!

Check out the catalogue
bf tile

The BiblioFiles

Delve into our Collections and discover your next read with curated lists and suggestions from Hamilton City Libraries staff.

Read more
MicrosoftTeams image


Browse through rows of films and documentaries from a wide variety of categories on Beamafilm.

Read more

Click and Collect

Did you know you can 'Click and Collect' Teen book packs from your local library? Let our librarians know what you enjoy reading and they'll choose something they think you'll like.

Read more
Boys playing with robot

Library of Things - He Kohikohinga Taonga Collection

All Libraries

Kit Collection is now The Library of Things! Check out some of the new kits you can issue.

Read more
Study Help

Study Help

We have gathered a list of good resources to get you started with those assignments and exam prep

Read more
AQ dark large logo

AnyQuestions - Schoolwork and assignment help

AnyQuestions offers free online schoolwork and assignment help to New Zealand school students.

Read more

Winter Reading Programme 2024

Join our Winter Reading Programme on Beanstack. Log minutes and complete activities with diverse reading prompts and be into win one of three board games! 

Join the Winter Reading Programme on Beanstack

Digital Library for Teens

Did you know that we offer thousands of downloadable Teen ebooks and eAudiobooks? Or that you can check out movies, music and magazines on your smartphone or tablet?

Read more

Reading Recommendations

Not sure what to read next? We have some great recommendations as well as a reading recommendation quiz!

Read more

Study Help

We've gathered together some good quality, useful resources to help you with your study needs.

Read more

Fun Stuff

Here are some creative, fun and entertaining things that you can explore online and at your local library.

Read more

Stuff you should know

Worrying about your driver licensing test? Or looking for a part-time job? Here you will find resources to help you with the more serious aspects of life.

Read more

Not sure what to read next?

Take our book recommendation quiz and see if you discover something new!

Can you guess the titles of these books?

There are 20 anagrams to solve. Some books are new, some are old - but all are well-known and at high demand from our Young Adult collection. Good luck!