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Meet Victoria’s New Youth Poet Laureate – James Summer

January 15, 2021 VICTORIA, BC – The City of Victoria and the Greater Victoria Public Library are pleased to announce James Summer is Victoria’s new Youth Poet Laureate. The Youth Poet Laureate serves as Victoria’s champion for youth and [...]

Meet Victoria’s New Youth Poet Laureate – James Summer2021-01-15T11:02:49+00:00

GVPL extends open hours at select branches and re-introduces computer lab at sxʷeŋxʷəŋ təŋəxʷ James Bay Branch

January 13, 2021 Victoria, BC – Beginning today, Greater Victoria Public Library (GVPL) is pleased to offer extended open hours at four of its branches and access to public computer stations at the sxʷeŋxʷəŋ təŋəxʷ James Bay branch. As [...]

GVPL extends open hours at select branches and re-introduces computer lab at sxʷeŋxʷəŋ təŋəxʷ James Bay Branch2021-01-14T11:46:36+00:00

One eRead Canada

One eRead Canada is a national, bilingual digital book club. This year’s pick is Kim Thuy’s celebrated novel, Vi. Download a copy from Jan 1-31 – no holds or waitlists.

One eRead Canada2020-12-31T16:46:27+00:00

Most Popular Books of 2020

Here's to discovering new great reads in 2021! Check out the top books borrowed in 2020 – for adults, teens, and kids.

Most Popular Books of 20202020-12-29T15:53:48+00:00

Holiday Hours

Holiday Hours at all branches of the Greater Victoria Public Library

Holiday Hours2020-12-29T10:20:02+00:00

Peek-a-boo! Here’s a quote to brighten your day:

“When in doubt, go to the library.” – Hermione Granger