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Who We Are

The Library is a community hub

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