Information Services


Visit the Reference Desk in-person, call 978-373-1586 x608, or email Reference staff.

Library staff can perform an obituary search if provided an exact date of death.
Printing and scanning any Special Collections material is $0.50/page.


New DVDs

DVDs are now free to borrow!

Latest Library Blog entries for Information

“A Long Way Home” by Saroo Brierley

This is the fascinating true story of Saroo Brierley, Indian-born Australian, who got lost at the age of 5 years old and found his way back home at the age of 30.  The whole story is captivating: the description of his birth family’s extreme poverty, how he got lost, his survival instincts in the streets […]

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Madame Picasso – Anne Girard

Picasso was known for his love of women and certainly for his art.  Anne Girard chose to portray two of Picasso’s lovers: Fernande Olivier and Eva Gouel.  The story starts in Paris in 1911.  Picasso is a leader of the new cubist movement and he is just starting to be recognized as an influential artist.  […]

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There’s an “App” for That!

Download these apps to do some of your favorite library things:  search our catalog, check out ebooks, read magazine articles, download music, & learn a language. All these apps are available both for Apple and Android devices.  They are free to download and offer you free content with your Haverhill Public Library card.   HPL Mobile […]

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HPL will be open Sundays beginning October 19th. Join us from 1-5pm every Sunday until May 17th, 2015. October 19th-May 17th, 1-5pm

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Get Lit February

Join us for the February meeting of our book group aimed at 20 and 30 somethings. We will be reading You by Caroline Kepnes. Join us at the  Barking Dog Ale House on Thursday February 19th at 7pm. Check us out at or on twitter @getlithpl                

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