Frequently asked questions

Where is the library located?


The Hillsboro City Library is located at 118 South Waco Street, one block south of the Hill County Courthouse. For a map to our location, please see our contact page.




What are the library's hours?


Monday and Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 12 noon




How do I get a library card?


Please see the library cards section of this website.




What are the loan periods of library materials?


Items may be checked out for a period of two (2) weeks and may be renewed up to two (2) times, if the item is not on a waiting list.




Do you have a weekly storytime?


Yes, we have two weekly storytimes. Our preschool storytime is every Tuesday at 10AM. Preschool storytime Includes stories, songs, and crafts. We also have a books and babies sotrytime every Wednesday at 10AM. This program is designed for children ages birth - 1, but big brother or sister is always invited. For more information please view our children's page and look at our monthly calendar.




Does the library offer digital materials for download?


Yes, we currently offer magazines, e-books, audioboks, and comic books for download. For information on how to access these materials please visit the E-Books and E-Audiobooks page or visit us in person at the library's circulation desk.




Can you get materials from other libraries?


To make an interlibrary loan request, please visit the library's circulation desk. For more infromation on the Interlibrary Loan process please visit this page.