701 Cocoa Ave, Hershey, PA 17033

(717) 533-6555 library@derrytownship.org

ABOUT US

Using Our Meeting Rooms

Using Our Meeting Rooms BACKGROUND INFORMATION Meeting Rooms are available for public use. Hershey Public Library Mission Statement: The Hershey Public Library is a community center focusing on open access to materials, programs, information, and services that fulfill the community’s educational and enrichment needs. The Library actively promotes and supports reading, […]

Using the Library

Borrowing library materials. Pay online for library fines. Ways to keep track of your account. Print from mobile devices, and copyright restrictions. Library Cards Library Cards for Residents from an Access PA Program Non Participating Municipality Mobile Apps and Your Library Card Barcode Credit Card Payments Automatic Renewals Text Notification […]

Wireless Printing: iOS and Android Devices

Printing from your smartphone or tablet is relatively straightforward: visit either the Apple App Store or Google Play and download the Kyocera Mobile Print App. Once installed, you will be able to print photos and documents from within the app. Wireless printing instructions.          

Text Notification

Did you know that in addition to email notification, the library can also send you reminders and notices via text message? Here’s how you sign up: On the library’s home page, select “Renew and Request Items” from the left-hand menu. Enter your library card number and password to log in to […]

Library Cards

In order to borrow materials, you must present a valid library card. This may be a physical card or one scanned into a mobile device. Cardstar, Stocard and Key Ring are compatible mobile apps from the Apple App Store and Google play that work with our system. Derry Township residents must present a […]

Wireless Network Access Policy

Please read the following before using the Wireless Network: The Hershey Public Library provides wireless access to the online catalog and the Internet for library patrons and visitors. Access to the network is free of charge. There is no log in required to connect with the internet using a wireless […]

Photography and Filming Notice

Please note that the Hershey Public Library engages in photography and recording of programs and events for its own print and online publication/promotional purposes. Library staff and volunteers will make every effort to notify members of the public when filming and/or photography is taking place. Please notify a staff member/volunteer […]

Strategic Statements

Impact Statement In Derry Township, we are the place of discoveries. Your possibilities can become realities here. Mission Statement The Hershey Public Library is the hub of our community, creating possibilities for everyone to enrich their lives. Vision Statement Community Engagement Vision As the trusted hub of our community, we […]

Internet Access Policy

Please read the following before using the Internet: The Hershey Public Library is a community center focusing on open access to materials, programs, information and services that fulfill the community’s educational and enrichment needs. The Library actively promotes and supports reading, literacy, information technology, and lifelong learning. The Internet is […]

DVD Collection Development Policy

The Hershey Public Library DVD collection is a popular and heavily-used service. The check out limit for each family member is 10. Hershey Public Library will concentrate on educational and instructional DVDs that are not readily available in commercial retail outlets. Educational and instructional DVDs on all subjects will be […]