Hamilton City Libraries (New Zealand)

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This article is about the libraries in Hamilton, New Zealand. For other libraries with this name, see Hamilton Library.
Hamilton City Libraries
Hamilton Library logo.png
Location Hamilton, New Zealand
Branches Six[1]
Size over 400,000
Other information
Director Su Scott[1]
Website www.hamiltonlibraries.co.nz

Hamilton City Libraries are a group of six libraries in Hamilton, New Zealand, owned by the local city council.[2] They lend fiction and non-fiction (for all ages), magazines, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs. In December 2016, a substitute library compensated for the closed Central branch.[3]


Hamilton Central Branch, located in Garden Place, converted from the Arthur Barnett department store (former Drapery and General Importing Company - DIC) and opened on 20 March 1993

There are six current branches:

Branch Notes
Central library In November 2016, the Central Branch was closed temporarily due to concerns related to earthquake safety.[4]
Chartwell library
Dinsdale library
Glenview library
Hillcrest library
St Andrews library


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Coordinates: 37°47′16″S 175°16′57″E / 37.7879°S 175.2824°E / -37.7879; 175.2824