Notice: There will be planned server maintenance on Sunday, November 25th at 3:00pm. This is expected to last until 7:00pm. During this time, Bibliocommons and online resources will be unavailable.

Who We Are

We're building community.

Watch the short video below to understand more about who we are and what we do.


The Medicine Hat Public Library serves as a community hub, providing equitable and convenient access to books, media, information, and Programs that help to educate, enrich, entertain, and inform.


That the Medicine Hat Public Library is a valued resource, fostering lifelong learning and enhancing the vitality of the community now and into the future.


» Equitable access and inclusion

» Freedom of information

» Lifelong learning

» Intellectual freedom

» Connecting community