What’s New

Library Closed

November 27, 2014

Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

E-Info Sessions in December

November 24, 2014

DID YOU KNOW...THE HIGH POINT PUBLIC LIBRARY OFFERS FREEDOWNLOADABLE EBOOK & AUDIOBOOK TITLES? WOULD YOU LIKE TO LEARN MORE? THEN COME TO ONE OF OUR DROP-INE-INFO SESSIONS & BRING YOUR DEVICE WITH YOU!

December 4th, 11th and 18th Thursdays at 3pm Technology Classroom, Library 3rd floor.

What youíll need to bring: your High Point Library Card, your e-reader/tablet/smartphone, an email address and password (For Nooks this should be the same ones you used to register your device with Barnes & Noble). For Apple devices youíll need your Apple (iTunes) ID. If you have a Simple Nook (black and white screen), itís best to bring a laptop with you if you can.

For more information on what else you might need to bring with you or any other concerns, contact Julie Raynor at 883-3093 or  julie.raynor@highpointnc.gov

Live Homework Help

September 3, 2014

"A real, expert tutor is just a click away. With a quick algebra question, or an advanced chemistry concept, a student can be getting help online from a certified, professional tutor in minutes."

Features:

  • Supports grade levels 4 - 12 (Including Intro to College level courses).
  • Ability to share files with your tutor.
  • Tutors are carefully screened experts, and include certified teachers, college professors, undergraduates from accredited universities and professionals.
  • Spanish option available.
  • Accessible from your home computer with your library card.

Hours:

Monday - Sunday from 4:00pm - 10:00pm

 

This service requires you to enter your library card barcode for access from home,  or access it from any public computer in the library without a library card.

NCDL Checkout and Hold Limit Has Increased

August 28, 2014

 

Print From Any of Your Devices!

August 18, 2014

Print virtually any document or web page from your Internet connected device to one of our Library printers.

Go to http://www.highpointpubliclibrary.com/print to get started.

Download detailed instructions

 

 

Suspending Holds

July 25, 2014

If you place a hold on an item that has the status available or arrived, you should not suspend it.  The system will not recognize the suspension.  we are working with the vendor to correct this error.

 


Library Elf

February 18, 2011

HPPL, your perfect library, has purchased a subscription for you to the enhanced services offered by "Elf", your personal e-mail library reminder service. You can link to "Elf" here and sign up to start receiving convenient e-mail reminders about your holds, and reminders when your library books, DVDs, and other items are about to become overdue! 

Sign up for Library Elf