The renovated Shute Park Library re-opened in March of 2014 as a neighborhood branch library and community gathering spot. Located inside Shute Park, the entrance is across from the playground.
Shute Park Library holds popular books, movies, music, magazines, and a Library of Things collection. It has a strong collection of books for children and in Spanish language. Comfortable seating with lots of windows, internet computers, free Wi-Fi, and a children’s areas with literacy toys, offer a place to read and learn.
The Library offers free notary services by appointment in English and Spanish at both locations
Art on the outside west wall includes 280 first lines that grace the glass wall entrance. Inside the Library, a colorful wall mural graces the children’s area.
Hillsboro Public Library's Book-O-Mat, an automated book kiosk, is located downtown. Stocked with bestsellers, audiobooks, and movies for checkout, this kiosk is the first of its kind in Oregon, and is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Browse what's currently available at the Book-o-Mat.
Patrons may have their holds sent to the Book-O-Mat for pick-up as long as the materials are not too large to fit into the trays inside the kiosk. A bookdrop on the Plaza is currently unavailable.
Hillsboro Public Library's NovelBranch book kiosk is located in the vending room at the Hidden Creek Community Center thanks to a partnership with Hillsboro Parks and Recreation. Scan your library card or type your barcode in to open the kiosk door. Once your selections are made and the door closed, the unit checks out the items to you. Stocked with bestsellers and movies for checkout, this kiosk is available during the Community Center’s hours.
Browse what's currently available at the NovelBranch. A bookdrop outside the Center will be available for returning library materials, as well.
A conference room may be reserved and used without a fee and a meeting room is available for rent.