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Carnegie Branch

Address

401 Main Street
Vancouver, BC V6A 2T7
Phone: 604-665-3010


Nearby Branches

Britannia Branch  |  Hastings Branch  |  Mount Pleasant Branch  |  Strathcona Branch

Hours

Monday:10am - 10pm
Tuesday:10am - 10pm
Wednesday:10am - 10pm
Thursday:10am - 10pm
Friday:10am - 10pm
Saturday:10am - 10pm
Sunday:10am - 10pm


Upcoming Holiday Closures:

Contact

Phone: 604-665-3010 E-mail:  info@vpl.ca
Branch Head: Natalie Porter
Circulation Supervisor: James Fralic
Neighbourhood Services Manager: Beth Davies: 604-331-3791

Features

Wheelchair accessible
Computers: 3 total
1 Research; 2 with OpenOffice
2 with Internet access*
All computers have access to a printer
Wireless Internet (Requirements)

Collection

Carnegie offers the Carnegie Reading Room card free of charge for users who do not have the ID required for a Vancouver Public Library Card. More information...
 
  • Approximately 11,000 books on the shelves at any given time
  • Extensive Aboriginal Collection
  • Chinese language collection. See also Multilingual Collections.
  • Downtown Eastside collection
  • Materials relating to programs at the Carnegie Centre, such as fabric arts, drama, poetry, pottery, chess
  • Materials relating to the social issues of the Downtown Eastside, such as poverty, addiction, housing, physical and mental health, and gentrification
  • Literacy materials. See Vancouver Public Library Literacy Collection

Events

Upcoming Children's Events at Carnegie Branch

Other Upcoming Events at Carnegie Branch

Carnegie Branch

Located in the Carnegie Centre

Jointly operated by the Vancouver Public Library and the Community Services Department of the City of Vancouver.

Neighbourhood

Downtown Eastside

Cycling

On the Painted Shared-Use Lane on Main Street. Bike racks to the left of the main entrance, on Main street side of building

Bus

3 Main Street

8 Fraser

10, 16, 20  Hastings

19 Main

22 Pender

135 Hastings

Translink Trip Planner

Skytrain

10 minute walk from the Main Street Skytrain Station

Parking

On street metered parking

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