In the Spotlight
2022 New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults
The finalists have been announced! These awards are a unique celebration of New Zealand's young adults' authors and illustrators. Winners will be announced in August.Check out the shortlisted books!
What's hot? - Stranger Things
If you love Stranger Things then you might enjoy these books!Check out our catalogue
Delve into our Collections and discover your next read with curated lists and suggestions from Hamilton City Libraries staff.Read more
Browse through rows of films and documentaries from a wide variety of categories on Beamafilm.Read more
Click and Collect
Did you know you can 'Click and Collect' Teen book packs from your local library? Let our librarians know what you enjoy reading and they'll choose something they think you'll like.Read more
Kits - Discover something new
Get ready to learn something new and have a lot of fun!Read more
We have gathered a list of good resources to get you started with those assignments and exam prepRead more
AnyQuestions - Schoolwork and assignment help
AnyQuestions offers free online schoolwork and assignment help to New Zealand school students.Read more
Digital Library for Teens
Did you know that we offer thousands of downloadable Teen ebooks and eAudiobooks? Or that you can check out movies, music and magazines on your smartphone or tablet?Read more
Not sure what to read next? We have some great recommendations as well as a reading recommendation quiz!Read more
We've gathered together some good quality, useful resources to help you with your study needs.Read more
Here are some creative, fun and entertaining things that you can explore online and at your local library.Read more
Stuff you should know
Worrying about your driver licensing test? Or looking for a part-time job? Here you will find resources to help you with the more serious aspects of life.Read more
Upcoming teens' events
Can you guess the titles of these books?
There are 20 anagrams to solve. Some books are new, some are old - but all are well-known and at high demand from our Young Adult collection. Good luck!