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at all locations of the Greater Victoria Public Library are as follows:
Saturday, December 24 • Closing at 1:00 pm
Sunday, December 25 • CLOSED
Monday, December 26 • CLOSED
Saturday, December 31 • Closing at 5:00 pm
Sunday, January 1 • CLOSED
Monday, January 2 • CLOSED
GIVE a specially chosen book from our collection as a gift – be sure to gift wrap it first (and include a reminder with the due date on it!). Explore award-winners, read reviews by the public or browse through our new titles lists for ideas.
Saturday November 19th is Municipal Voting Day. Find out where you can vote here.
MONDAY MAGAZINE - “It’s a community living room, a creative commons,” says GVPL CEO Maureen Sawa. “Regardless of your age, background or economic advantage — we have such a mix of users and equitable access for all.” Read more of the Monday Magazine article here.
Allan Fotheringham thrilled a full house at the Central Library on Sunday, November 13th. Read about it in the Globe & Mail.
Through special events and acts of remembrance, we recognize the sacrifices our Veterans made. Here is a selection of links to honour Remembrance Day and Veterans' Week.
Introducing Freegal Music, a free music download service available through our website! Now you can have one-click access to over 500,000 MP3 songs from Sony Music artists. These music files are free of digital rights restrictions, are yours to keep permanently, and are compatible with the majority of computers and MP3 devices including iPods and iPads. This service is entirely web-based -- no software required -- so it's as simple as one click to download a song! Please note that a weekly limit of three song downloads per patron applies. Grab your library card and tune in here.