About Hastings Highlands Public Library & Centres

About your library

Hastings Highlands Public Library and Hastings Highlands Municipal Offices are located in the Hastings Highlands Centre on the main street of Maynooth. 

For Library or Centre Programs please Click on the ‘Calendar’ tab of this website to see a listing of scheduled events. Please note all public events are cancelled on Statutory Holidays. Rentals for Hastings Highlands Centre and other Hastings Highlands Community Centres are done through the Municipality at 613 338-2811 or info@hastingshighlands.ca .


Get a Library Card

Residents and ratepayers of Hastings Highlands are entitled to free service at Hastings Highlands Public Library.  Non-residents may also become members of the library with a $20 annual fee. Just bring your identification and something with your current address to complete your membership application.  Please note that library cards are non-transferable.


Annual Reports

The following annual reports are available in PDF format for your convenience.

pdfHastings Highlands Public Library Annual Report for 2016

pdfHastings Highlands Centre Annual Report for 2016


Borrowing Information

Hastings Highlands Public Library loans books for all ages, magazines, DVD’s, audio books and large print books.  Lending times vary, with shorter loan periods for new material, to allow more people to borrow books faster.  Renewals are permitted on most material.  Just contact the library to make your request.  If HHPL does not have the book that you are looking for, we can try to borrow it through InterLibrary Loan from other libraries in Ontario.


Mission Statement

Hastings Highlands Public Library strives to inspire lifelong learning, to advance knowledge and to strengthen our community.


Online Resources

The Library subscribes to several online databases for your convenience.

View Our Calendar

See upcoming events for the Library and the Centre.


See our contact information or submit a question or comment using our online form.