Our Online Fines Payment is currently not functioning and we are working towards resolving the issue. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Using the Library

Click on the links below to find out more about services offered by Vancouver Public Library.

Library Cards


Loan periods, fines, renewing and requesting items, changing your address and PIN, suggesting purchases and Interlibrary Loans.

Computer & Internet Services

Book a computer online, find out about wireless access or check the library's computer and Internet policies.

Cultural Access Pass

The Cultural Access Pass is a gift to each Canadian citizen during their first year of citizenship. It provides complimentary admission to more than 1000 of Canada's cultural treasures.

Multilingual Information

Information to help you get started at the library in Chinese, French, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Spanish and Vietnamese.

Accessible Services

Information about our Accessible Services and materials for patrons with print disabilities from the Centre for Equitable Library Access (CELA)

Subject Collections

Information about VPL's specialized subject collections.

Vancouver Inspiration Pass

The Vancouver Inspiration Pass is a free cultural and recreational pass program that allows individuals, families and teens to explore their city.