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GVPL Service Updates2021-06-09T13:57:16+00:00

GVPL SERVICE UPDATES

Up-to-date information about GVPL’s products and services, including the library catalogue,
digital collections and electronic resources

GVPL is committed to providing a healthy and safe space for staff and patrons. Find out about our current library services here >>

  • June 9, 2021: GVPL’s cloudLibrary account has been retired. All ebooks and e-audiobooks have moved to OverDrive. For more information >>

  • March 29, 2021: All ebooks and e-audiobooks currently in cloudLibrary are moving to OverDrive. Effective immediately, you can start browsing, borrowing, and enjoying ebooks and digital audiobooks through OverDrive and Libby (OverDrive’s mobile app). For more information >>

  • March 25, 2021: GVPL patrons have been transitioned from Lynda.com to LinkedIn Learning. If you have questions or concerns, we can help. Our Customer Service Line is open Monday to Saturday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm at 250-940-4875.

  • August 17, 2020: A new version of the CloudLibrary mobile app has been released. If you are experiencing issues, please try logging out of the CloudLibrary app, rebooting the device, and logging back in.

  • The provincial interlibrary loan request service has been renamed Illume (formerly Outlook Online).

  • Automate is now called Auto Repair Source. It has all the same great content.

  • TumbleBookCloud is now TeenBookCloud, with an emphasis on teen and middle school graphic novels, ebooks, e-audiobooks, and readalong ebooks. Titles are always available and streaming only.

  • New in Hoopla: You can now renew borrowed items, starting 24 hours before the borrowed item expires. Renewing means you don’t lose your spot or have to re-download. A renewal counts as one of your eight monthly check-outs.

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

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