The Public Health COVID-19 Vaccination Appointment Line ( 828-695-6650 ) is currently experiencing a high volume of calls. Thanks in advance for your patience.
The County will be observing some facility closures in honor of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday. The COVID-19 Vaccination Appointment Line will be open. Click HERE to learn more.

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Wi-Fi for All

The library is partnering with community organizations across the county to provide free Internet access at convenient business and shopping locations.

No password is needed to connect to the Wi-Fi for All networks.

  • Centro Latino2259 12th Ave NE, Hickory, NC 28601 at St. Stephens Lutheran Church, ELCA
  • City of NewtonCentral Recreation Department on S Ervin Ave, Newton, NC 28658
  • Hickory Soup Kitchen110 2nd St Pl SE, Hickory, NC 28602
  • Nu Dimensions2830 12th Ave SE, Hickory, North Carolina 28602 at the Ross Centre
  • Nu Dimensions841 S Center St, Hickory, NC 28602 at the Hickory Public Housing Authority
  • Plaza Latina1901 Northwest Blvd, Newton, NC 28658
  • Town of Catawba102 1st St NW, Catawba, NC 28609 at the Veterans Garden

* This program is supported by grant funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) as administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the NC Department of Natural and Cultural Resources (IMLS grant number LS-246551-OLS-20).


Digital Resources

Good news! You have a wealth of online resources that come with your library card. Access them from your personal device at home or wherever you are! We offer Wi-Fi at all locations.

Download e-books. Stream movies or music. Watch TV. Listen to audiobooks. Learn a language. There’s a world of information and entertainment at your fingertips.

Don’t forget to have your library card and PIN handy!

Kids Online ResourcesAdult Online ResourcesCollection of online resources