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

My NVCL login

Log in to your account to place a hold, renew items or browse the catalogue

Wi-Fi & computer access

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

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 user conduct

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

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Latest news

2022 Spooky story contest for kids

Published: September 8, 2022

Call all ghosts and ghouls! City Library wants your spooky stories!...

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Teen short story writing contest: Message from the future

Published: August 30, 2022

Our 2022 teen writing contest explores the theme Message from the future. ...

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Stories in NVCL Plaza

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