All Library branches are closed until further notice. 

Regular Hours

City Centre

Mon - Thu: 9:00 - 9:00 
Fri: 9:00 - 5:00 
Sat: 10:00 - 5:00 
Sun: 10:00
 - 5:00

*Closed Labour Day, Remembrance Day, 
Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day


Poirier
  

Mon - Thu: 9:00 - 9:00 
Fri: 9:00 - 5:00 
Sat: 10:00 - 5:00 
Sun: 12:00 - 5:00 

*Closed all stat holidays and Sundays followed
by a holiday Monday 
 
 

 
 

The Library From Home

The Library may be closed temporarily, but we want to bring the Library to you.

You will discover on this page links to our online collection that you can access from home including eBooks, movies, music, tutorials and more. 

Online tutorials to help you use our digital resources.

Don't have a library card yet? Get one online today!

  • Register online
  • Use your temporary code beginning with PACREG to access online resources*

*PACREG accounts are limited to the following resources: Ancestry, CloudLibrary, CoqLibrary app, Creative Bug, Hoopla, PressReader, Solaro, Tumblebooks and World Book Online


Join our new Virtual Book Club!

Meetings hosted online in Zoom every Tuesday starting April 14. Comments posted on Facebook everyday leading up to the meeting. Details to join coming soon.

The first book pick is Funny, You Don't Look Autistic by Michael McCreary. Start reading the eBook or eAudiobook on Hoopla Digital and then join us on April 14 to discuss.

Tuesday, April 21: Autopsy of a Boring Wife by Marie-Renee Lavoie
Tuesday, April 28: Fifth Avenue Story Society by Rachel Hauck
Tuesday, May 5: We Used to Be Friends by Amy Spalding

 

Reading

CloudLibrary 
Browse, borrow and read eBooks. Need help? Watch a tutorial video

Hoopla
Borrow eBooks and comics. Visit Hoopla to sign up for an account and link your library card. 5 checkouts per month per card. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

Bonus borrows! From now until April 30, items from this collection won't count towards your monthly checkouts. 

PressReader 
Digital newspapers and magazines from all over the world, available in dozens of languages. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

New York Times
Access the New York Times anywhere with an Internet connection. Click on New York Times, click Redeem, register for a New York Times account or login to an existing account. You will need to re-log in after 72 hours. Need help? View our brochure.

RBDigital
Access a wide variety of popular magazines, eBooks and audiobooks digitally. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

Watching

Hoopla
Borrow movies and TV with your library card. Visit Hoopla to sign up for an account and link your library card. 5 checkouts per month per card. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

Bonus borrows! From now until April 30, items from this collection won't count towards your monthly checkouts. 

IndieFlix
Stream award-winning independent films, shorts and documentaries from around the world. Need help? Watch a video tutorial.  

Kanopy
Over 30,000 of the world’s best films, including documentaries, indie films, classics, and extensive children’s content. Includes public performance rights. 10 plays per month per card. Watch a video tutorial.

Listening

CloudLibrary 
Browse, borrow and listen to eAudiobooks. Need help? Watch a tutorial video

Hoopla
Borrow and stream eAudiobooks and music. Visit Hoopla to sign up for an account and link your library card. 5 checkouts per month per card. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

Bonus borrows! From now until April 30, items from this collection won't count towards your monthly checkouts. 

RBDigital
Listen to an eAudiobook. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

Learning

Ancestry
Access billions of genealogy records for Canada and around the world. Includes census information, vital, church, court and immigration records. Watch a tutorial video.

Creative Bug

Access more than 1000 online art and craft classes covering art and design, painting, sewing, quilting, knitting, leatherwork, jewellery and more. Classes include video tutorials, materials lists, instructions and patterns. Watch a tutorial video.

Lynda.com
Unlimited access to professional, easy to understand online tutorials for learning software, design and business skills. Tutorials available for all skill levels. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

Transparent Language Online 
Learn how to listen, speak, read and write more than 120 languages, including English. Access through a computer or on a device through the Transparent Language app. Login using an existing RBdigital account or create a new account. Use this help sheet or watch this tutorial to get started.

For Kids

BiblioEnfants
Pour les enfants d'âge préscolaire. Ici vous trouverez des livres numériques, des vidéos, des casse-têtes, et des jeux.  

Sesame Street eBooks
New and classic eBooks featuring Sesame Street characters. Includes read-alongs, eAudio, animated and interactive books. To access choose "Coquitlam Public Library" and then enter your library card number. 

Only Coquitlam Public Library card numbers (beginning with 22416...) will be accepted.

Solaro
Online tutorials and study guides for BC students in grades 3 - 12, including math, science and language arts. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

Tumblebooks
Read-alongs, eBooks, videos, puzzles, games and nonfiction books for preschoolers. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

World Book Online Learn about hundreds of different topics including animals, nature, space, sports, technology and current events. Includes biographies, games, activities, stories, search engine and more. 

Access: Username: wbsupport | Password: distancelearn


NEED HELP? 

Contact: askalibrarian@coqlibrary.ca | 604-554-7323  
Leave a detailed message and we'll reply within 1-2 business days.


 
Library Locations
Poirier Branch
575 Poirier Street
Coquitlam, BC
V3J 6A9
604-937-4141



City Centre Branch
1169 Pinetree Way
Coquitlam, BC
V3B 0Y1
604-554-READ (7323)
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