Hampton Public Library

Our public library began in 1926 as the first free county library in Virginia. Today the library system includes the Main Library and three branch libraries.

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  1. Friends of the Hampton Public Library plan a used book sale March 22-26

    March 1, 2018 - Friends of the Hampton Public Library will hold their 2018 Spring Used Book Sale on Thursday, March 22 through Monday, March 26 at the Main Library, 4207 Victoria Boulevard. Read on...
  2. Hampton residents can now go to library and get help using a computer to find a job

    Feb. 7, 2018 - The City of Hampton now has four new locations where residents can get help from trained individuals when using a computer, completing job applications, creating resumes or connecting with other employment services online.
  3. Borrow 'I Love Virginia State Parks' explorer backpacks at libraries

    The Hampton library now has “I Love Virginia State Parks” backpacks available to borrow. The backpack includes a pass for free parking and admission to all Virginia state parks and contains accessories to explore nature and science. Read on...
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