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News and magazines

Whether using a desktop computer, laptop, or tablet, accessing popular magazines and newspapers from around the world is a library card away! 

Magazines are available for browsing on the first floor. A small selection of newspapers is available to read on the third floor, and in racks by the indoor entrance to Laziza cafe in the lobby.


Libby & Library2Go (OverDrive) Magazines

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Check out Libby & Library2Go for a rich collection of magazines, including hundreds of popular titles such as Hello!, The Economist, OK Magazine, The New Yorker, and much more. Read online, or get the Libby app and take them to go! Need help getting started? Click the “Tutorial” button above, or check out OverDrive’s help pages.

Access information:

  • Requires an NVCL card with a barcode that starts in 23287
  • Unlimited magazine checkouts (does not count towards your eBook/Audiobook maximum)
  • Download the app for your device at OverDrive's Device Help page


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PressReader delivers an endless stream of stories from top newspapers and popular magazines from around the world to read, discuss, and share. Newspapers like the Vancouver Sun, the Province, and National Post, available online, just as they were published. Magazines like Maclean's, Chatelaine and Vanity Fair are also available just as they appear in print.

Please note: The Globe and Mail is only available on library computers, or when using the library's 'Libair' Wi-Fi network. It is not available outside the library.

Access information:

The New York Times Online

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Access to the current and past articles from the New York Times newspaper, including the US, Canadian, and International editions. Also includes access to the Archives from 1851-2002, with 5 pdf downloads per day allowed from the 1923-1980 date range (off-site access only). Click here for more information on the NYT Archives. New York Times Crosswords and Cooking are not included in Library access.

Access information:

  • Logging in with the "access now" link above provides free access for 24 hours, after which you will need to log in again via the link above to reset your Library access token.
  • There is a daily limit on the number of users who can access the Library's New York Times subscription
  • Requires creating a New York Times account with your email address

Please note: app access is available, but you will need to log into this webpage first via the link above each day to renew your access token. We recommend reading on your browser instead of the app for this reason, but if you prefer the reading experience on the app you can switch to the Apple or Android app to read after you have logged in via the link above.

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