My Account

My VIRL account page is available to all Vancouver Island Regional Library (VIRL) card holders and is the place to manage your personal account.

To view My VIRL, click on My VIRL on any page of the website and enter your user name or barcode and PIN number.

Your Personal Identification Number (PIN) is a 4 digit code unique to you.  The default for this is usually the last 4 digits of your telephone number.

What can I do in my account?

  • Check the status of your account
  • Track library materials on hold
  • See a list of materials you have borrowed
  • Place holds on items you want to borrow
  • Renew items currently checked out
  • Edit your email address
  • Update your preferred branch
  • Monitor your fines

Just contact us if you have any questions!

Please let us know if you are leaving our service area. You can disable your account by contacting any one of our branches. Here is a list of Branches and Hours of Operation.

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(877) 415.VIRL