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Kensington Branch


1428 Cedar Cottage Mews
Vancouver BC V5N 5Z1
(604) 665-3961

Nearby Branches

Collingwood Branch  |  Champlain Heights Branch  |  Fraserview Branch  |  Accessible Services  |  Renfrew Branch


Tuesday:10am - 6pm
Wednesday:12pm - 9pm
Thursday:12pm - 9pm
Friday:10am - 6pm
Saturday:10am - 6pm
Sunday:1pm - 5pm


Upcoming events at Kensington Branch.

Upcoming Holiday Closures:

Remembrance Day - November 11, 2016
Christmas Eve - December 24, 2016 (Closing at 5:00 pm)
Christmas Day - December 25, 2016
Boxing Day - December 26, 2016
New Year's Eve - December 31, 2016 (Closing at 5:00 pm)
New Year's Day - January 1, 2017


Phone: 604-665-3961 E-mail:
Branch Head: Erie Maestro
Children's Librarian: Ning Ding or
Michelle Cobban
Circulation Supervisor: Sze-Wann Lim
Neighbourhood Services Manager: Daniela Esparo: 604-331-3755


Wheelchair accessible
Computers: 15 total
3 Research; 12 with OpenOffice
12 with Internet access* (11 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


  • Popular adult and children's fiction and non-fiction.
  • Limited Reference Collection.
  • Adult and Children's Resources in Chinese, Hindi, Punjabi, Spanish, Tagalog and Vietnamese.  Small collection of Children's materials in French.  See also VPL's Multilingual Collections page.
  • Small collection of Aboriginal Resources for Adults and Children.
  • Small collection of English as a Second Language (ESL) Resources for Adults and Children.  See also VPL's ESL and Literacy Resources page.
  • Small Literacy Collection for Adults. See VPL’s Literacy Collection.


Upcoming Children's Events at Kensington Branch

Other Upcoming Events at Kensington Branch

Kensington Branch

Kensington Branch is located in King Edward Village, the mixed-use development located at the intersection of Kingsway, King Edward Avenue, and Knight Street.




One block from the Dumfries Local Street Bikeway. Bike racks to the right of the library entrance


19  Kingsway

22  Knight Street

25  King Edward Avenue

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Free parking available within the King Edward Village Complex.  Access from Kingsway, Knight St. and King Edward Ave