Hours & Directions

We are now open at 9 am on weekdays!
Take-out service will continue during our open hours.

 Watch our video for what you need to know about Howe Library Take-Out!

Monday         9 am - 7 pm        Monday         2:00* - 7:00pm
Tuesday         9 am - 7 pm        Tuesday        9:00am* - 3:00pm 
Wednesday   9 am - 7 pm        Wednesday   2:00* - 7:00pm
Thursday       9 am - 7 pm        Thursday       2:00* - 7:00pm
Friday            12 pm - 5 pm        Friday             9:00am* - 3:00pm
Saturday       10 am -5 pm        Saturday       12:00* - 3:00pm
Sunday*        12 pm - 5 pm
*beginning Sept. 12

      *Etna's first hour is by appoitnment only

Virtual Howe 24/7  

Howe Library staff is available Monday through Saturday 9am - 5pm for your questions and requests:
Questions about your Howe account?  Contact circulation@thehowe.org or call 643-4120
Questions about our online resources?  Contact reference@thehowe.org
Questions about Etna Library services?  Contact etna.library@hanovernh.org  or call 643-3116

2021 Holiday Closings:
January 1 & 18
February 15
April 4
May 30 & 31
July 3, 4 & 5
September 5 & 6
October 11
November 11, 25 & 26
December 23 closing at 5 pm
December 24-27

How to Find Us

Take Exit 13 (Norwich) from I-91 in Vermont. Cross the river and follow
West Wheelock Street to Main Street in Hanover. Turn right on Main Street
and go south two blocks to South Street. Turn left and go one block.

From East and South on I-89 in New Hampshire, take Exit 18 (Lebanon-Hanover) and follow Rte 120 north to Hanover. In Hanover, bear left on Lebanon Street where it intersects with Rte 120. (Hanover Food Coop and Ledyard Bank are at this intersection.). From Lebanon Street, turn left on Sanborn Place (at St. Denis Church) and go one block.

Parking is available in the lot across from the main entrance, in the side lot along Currier Place, and in the Town of Hanover Parking Garage diagonally across from the library. You can get a voucher from the library for one free hour of parking in the Parking Garage.