A New Website for VIRL

We're launching a shiny new website for all of you! The new website offers some pretty cool and cutting-edge features that we can't wait to share with you. Here's a sense:

Sidney Summit Call To Action!

If you are feeling helpless in the face of climate change there are things you can do. This is a call to action!

Renovations Are Underway!

The library has moved! Visit the Sidney/North Saanich Library at our temporary location unit 1A - 2353 Bevan Ave (next to Starlite Cleaners).

LGBTQ2+ Resources

Learn PIRATE with MANGO!

Mango Languages can teach you Spanish, French, Hungarian and yes, even...PIRATE! Happy Pirate Day from VIRL!

Stream Blues to Bhangra with Your Library Card

Grab your library card, kick back in your favourite chair, crank up your speakers, and listen to acclaimed music in different genres and from around the world.

Michael Ondaatje's The English Patient voted best Man Booker Prize winner in 50 years

Michael Ondaatje's The English Patient was named the greatest-ever winner of the Man Booker Prize at an event Sunday celebrating five decades of the prestigious literary award.

Help Shape the Future of BC's Environmental Assessment Process

BC is improving the way major projects get approved, and they want to hear from you – share your thoughts on the changes to BC's environmental assessment process.

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