We're Open!


Our branches have re-opened to the public.

New procedures have been implemented to ensure the safety of our customers and staff. We welcome you back with a selection of modified services, with plans to gradually expand services.

See our branch hours
See our COVID-19 updates and how the Library is helping

Protective Safety Measures

We will follow the recommended guidelines from the BC Health Authority. 

Upon your arrival, you will be greeted by a staff member at the entrance. Please follow their directions and navigational signage posted throughout the Library.

Library Visit Basics 

  • Visits are limited to 2 hour max
  • Occupancy limits
  • Separate entrance and exit doors; please pay attention to in-branch navigational and physical distancing signage 
  • No food or drink


  • Masks are required, in accordance with the PHO order. Those who cannot wear a mask or who cannot put on and remove a mask on their own are exempt.
  • Staff are trained in proper hand hygiene and will be wearing masks or face shields
  • Library surfaces are sanitized on a regular basis
  • We encourage customers to use the hand sanitizer stations and washroom sinks available in-branch, for hand washing. Instructions for proper hand washing is available on washroom mirrors.

Available Services

  • Browsing Collections

  • Holds

  • Borrowing & Payments

  • Returns

  • Interlibrary Loans

  • Computer, Internet, DVD Player and Printing Services

  • Rooms Available

  • In-Branch Help

  • Seating

  • Study Areas

Temporarily Unavailable

  • Innovation Hub: virtual reality
  • Select browsing collections including CD books and select back issue magazines
    - For back issue magazines, place a hold through our catalogue 
  • Meeting rooms, group study rooms and silent study rooms