VPL’s Kensington Branch will be closed on Tuesday, December 13 for the installation of new service desks.

Hastings Branch


2674 East Hastings Street
Vancouver, B.C. V5K 1Z6
Phone: 604-665-3959

Nearby Branches

Britannia Branch  |  Mount Pleasant Branch  |  Carnegie Branch


Tuesday:10am - 9pm
Wednesday:10am - 9pm
Thursday:10am - 6pm
Friday:10am - 6pm
Saturday:10am - 6pm
Sunday:1pm - 5pm


Upcoming events at Hastings Branch.

Upcoming Holiday Closures:

Christmas Eve - December 24, 2016 (Closing at 5:00 pm)
Christmas Day - December 25, 2016
Boxing Day - December 26, 2016
New Year's Day - January 1, 2017


Phone: 604-665-3959 E-mail:  info@vpl.ca
Branch Head: Pauline Preston
Children's Librarian: Daisy Hotson
Katherine Parker
Circulation Supervisor: Sabina Singh
Neighbourhood Services Manager: Beth Davies: 604-331-3791


Wheelchair accessible

Computers: 16 total
2 Research; 14 with OpenOffice

14 with Internet access* (13 at 60 minutes; 1 at 15 minutes)
All computers have access to a printer
Reserve your computer online and save time!
Wireless Internet (Requirements)
Community room available. Contact branch for details


  • Limited Reference collection
  • English as a Second Language Collection: books and audiovisual materials
  • Literacy Collection: books and audiovisual materials. See Vancouver Public Library Literacy Collection.
  • Aboriginal Resources Collection: materials about the First Nations of Canada
  • DVDs and audio books for adults and children
  • Small multilingual collections in Chinese and Italian
  • Small collection of children's material in French


Upcoming Children's Events at Hastings Branch

Other Upcoming Events at Hastings Branch

Hastings Branch

Located in the Hastings-Sunrise community of the City of Vancouver, Hastings Branch is located on busy East Hastings Street and is easily accessible on foot or via public transit.




One block east of the Kaslo Street Local Street Bikeway.  Bike rack immediately in front of main entrance on the sidewalk


14, 16  Hastings 

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Parking on the library's roof, accessible from the lane