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Not sure what to read next? Get personalized reading recommendations from VPL librarians. You can also browse our new titles.

 

Did You Know?

You can find background on an author or book for your book club, or literary criticism for your term paper in Literature Criticism Online – it’s strong on Shakespeare, poetry and contemporary literature.

Upcoming Events

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VPL Family Storytime at Champlain Heights Branch Library

Wednesday at 10:15 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Kitsilano Branch Library

Wednesday at 10:15 a.m.
VPL Toddler Storytime at Renfrew Branch Library

Wednesday at 10:15 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at South Hill Branch Library

Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Mount Pleasant Branch Library

Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Britannia Branch Library

Wednesday at 11:00 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Champlain Heights Branch Library

Wednesday at 11:15 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Kitsilano Branch Library

Wednesday at 11:15 a.m.
VPL Family Storytime at Firehall Branch Library

Wednesday at 11:15 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Renfrew Branch Library

Wednesday at 11:15 a.m.
VPL Babytime at South Hill Branch Library

Wednesday at 11:30 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Mount Pleasant Branch Library

Wednesday at 11:30 a.m.
VPL Babytime at Kerrisdale Branch Library

Wednesday at 2:00 p.m.
VPL Lego Block Party at Strathcona Branch Library

Wednesday at 3:15 p.m.
VPL Board Games at Britannia Branch Library

Wednesday at 3:30 p.m.
VPL KidsZone at Renfrew Branch Library

Wednesday at 3:30 p.m.
VPL KidsZone at West Point Grey Branch Library

Wednesday at 3:45 p.m.
VPL Teen Advisory Group at Renfrew Branch Library

Wednesday at 4:00 p.m.
VPL Dewey Decibel Youth Poetry Slam at Central Branch
Peter Kaye Room
Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.

Library News

Upcoming Holiday Hours
posted on March 27, 2015

All library branches (except for the Carnegie branch) will be closed on April 3 (Good Friday) and April 6 (Easter Monday). See branch locations for hours during the week.

Income tax preparation clinics at the library
posted on March 24, 2015

It's tax season and our schedule for income tax preparation clinics is out. Check your eligibility with CRA.

VPL celebrates Vancouver’s literary landmarks
posted on March 11, 2015

VPL has announced more than two dozen locations as official literary landmarks around the city.

Construction underway for VPL Inspiration Lab
posted on February 10, 2015

Construction starts today on VPL’s digital media lab – the Inspiration Lab – a free place dedicated to digital creativity, collaboration and experimentation.

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