Using the library

Located in the heart of North Vancouver, City Library is a place to read, explore and discover. Everyone is welcome to learn, study, relax, collaborate and create at the library. 

Get a library card

Access thousands of books, magazines, movies and more for free with a City Library card

Print, copy, scan

Wireless, low-cost printing from a library computer or your own device

Wi-Fi & computer access

Use the public computers with your library card or use Wi-Fi in the library or the plaza

Sewing machines

Learn to stitch up a storm at intro-level classes for kids and adults

Borrow a device

Check out a Chromebook, iPad, ereader, or take a birding backpack on a weekend adventure

Accessible services

Get assistance with alternative format library materials or learn about home delivery services

About the library

North Vancouver City Library is located on the traditional, unceded lands of the Coast Salish Peoples, including the territories of the Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish Nation) and səl̓ílwətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh Nation), and in the heart of the City of North Vancouver.

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Library policies & user conduct

City Library policies on user conduct help keep this space safe and enjoyable for everyone to use.

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Latest news

Library open for more hours during extreme cold

Published: January 10, 2024

Additional hours on Jan. 12, 13 & 14...

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2024 Library closed dates & special hours

Published: November 29, 2023

The library is closed on most statutory holidays...

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