South Hadley Public Library

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South Hadley Public Library

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Monday through Friday, 9:30 to 5:00


 Items are available from most libraries in the CW MARS network.
If you have requests please log into your account or call the library for more information. 


1. Items can now be picked up in the library lobby without making an appointment. Lobby hours are Monday through Friday from 9:30 to 5:00.

2. Search our online catalog to find items you want: CLICK HERE FOR ONLINE CATALOG

3. Log into the catalog to place a hold OR call the library with your requests.

4. If easier, we are happy to select a “grab bag” of books, DVDs, etc., for you based on interest and availability, just give us a call. 

5. Library staff will collect your items and place them on our hold shelf.  You will receive an email notice or text message when your items are ready, if your library card record is set up for those notices. Otherwise you will be called by telephone.

6. Items delivered to the Gaylord Library will be rerouted to SHPL for pickup.

7. New items are added every week. Subscribe to our Wowbrary email newsletter to see what’s new: CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE TO WOWBRARY


Currently the South Hadley Library is open to the public Monday thru Friday, 9:30 tp 5 PM. All are welcome to pick up items in the Lobby during these times. Thank you.

Staff is currently available by email  or call 413-538-5045. You can also message us through Facebook between 9 - 5 Monday through Friday.

Stay up to date visit our Facebook page.

Please be safe and make healthy choices during this challenging time. We look forward to seeing you at the library.


Sign Up for the South Hadley Summer Program!

Registration for ALL Ages!

Imagine Your Story

Register here for the 2020 South Hadley Public Library Summer Program! We have activities planned for all ages!! Summer programs will begin with virtual programs and expand to include take & make crafts for kids and teens.  Adult programs include virtual speakers via Zoom and take & make crafts for adults. 

Check the library calendar for specific event information.  All registrants will be eligible for end of summer prizes.

If you need help remember your librarians are just a Facebook Message away or an email. We are happy to help!

Homebound Delivery for South Hadley Residents

Services provided via the Gaylord Memorial Library
Our homebound service is accepting new applications from South Hadley residents who have health or transportation issues that keep them from the library.  Materials are selected and delivered by library staff on a monthly basis. Homebound delivery recipients must be home or have a household member available to receive the contactless delivery at the scheduled date/time.  Interested residents may print out or fill out an online application or call the Gaylord Library at 413-538-5047 to register.
Gaylord Memorial Library

The Gaylord Memorial Library, right across from Mount Holyoke College, is a branch of the South Hadley Public Library and offers full library services in a historic setting near the Village Commons and town center.

What's new at the library?

For a list of the most recently arrived materials at the library, click here.  You can also sign up for a weekly newsletter that lists new books, movies, music, and more!