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Porch Pick-Up Hours

Monday: 10 to 7
Tuesday: 10 to 5
Wednesday: 10 to 5
Thursday:  10 to 7
Friday: 10 to 5
Saturday: 10 to 2
Sunday:  Closed

Although the building is currently is closed to the public,
the staff is here and is working to provide as many services to you as we can.

Audiobooks, books, DVDs, museum passes and many online resources are available.
The staff can be reached for inquiries by phone, 781-925-2295 or email, hucirc@ocln.org.

Holds may be placed on OCLN library materials and be picked up on the Hull library’s front porch.
Call us or place your HOLD online, we’ll call you when it’s ready to be picked up.

If you have returned library materials but notice they are still checked out on your library card do not be alarmed.
Returned materials and materials received in Transit for holds are quarantined for 72 hours before circulating to ensure patron safety.
These materials are not subject to late fees.

Returns can be dropped off in the red book return located in the Fire Station’s foyer, the metal book drop located in the HPL parking area or on the wood cart on the front porch of the library.

A few of the local Museums have recently opened and our honoring our Membership Passes.
Give us a call to see what’s open and how you can make reservations to visit.

Digital resources are available 24/7 with your Hull Public Library Card.
If you don’t have a library card, register for an ecard by visiting the Library’s catalog and clicking “Log In” in the upper right.
With your ecard you’ll have access to our many digital services including Ancestry, Overdrive/Libby, Hoopla, RB Digital magazines, Mango languages, and many of our reference databases.

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The Hull Public Library is a member of the Old Colony Library Network, a cooperative of 29 member libraries located on the South Shore of Massachusetts.

Summer Reading

Click here for Jacobs School Summer Reading Assignments

Click here for Memorial School Summer Reading Assignments

Click here for Hull High School Summer Reading Assignments

Play Bingo for Books and win prizes! 
Click here for Hull PTOs “Bingo For Books” game rules and Bingo Cards.  


Who Was? ~ What Was? ~ Where Is?

Kids love this terrific series and we have lots of them here at the Hull Public Library!
Search online for “Who Was” to place your Hold or call us and we’ll let you know what is currently available.


Programs and Events

The Hull Library Book Group

The Hull Library Book Group

The Hull Public Library Book Group meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 2:30. The next book group meeting will be held on Wednesday, November 18th. Meeting location to be determined. The group will be discussing: "Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee" by Dee Brown All...

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Nantasket Beach Lecture Series

Nantasket Beach Lecture Series

Please check back for details of our upcoming lectures. For now please enjoy some of our previous lectures that you might have missed. Go to HullTV.net  and click on the “Video on Demand”  tab. Search both “Lectures” and Lecture Series” to view the many various topics...

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Fall Puppet Shows

Fall Puppet Shows

The Hull Public Library will host “Through Me To You Puppetry” with Leigh Baltzer for eight puppet shows this Fall. The shows will be held outside on the lawn of the Library, weather permitting, every Wednesday morning at 10:30 beginning Sept. 9th. Leigh and her...

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As a member of the OCLN, Hull is to provide materials and services that they would not be able offer separately. Books, DVDs, museum passes, internet access…it’s all happening at the Hull Public Library.

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Established in 1913, the Hull Public Library boasts a long history of community endeavors. Our Library fosters the love of literature, cultural development, lifelong learning, and appreciation of the arts.

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