Holiday Hours

Please note the following Holiday hours and closures for all branches of Vancouver Island Regional Library: December 24th: Closed at 4pm

Librarians on the Radio for December 16

We have an interview with Scott Bonner from the Ferguson Public Library on December 16th's exciting episode of Librarians on the Radio.

Winter 2015 Guide Arrives!

Check out the Winter edition of our programming and events guide What

Sayward Branch Closed Dec. 9th due to flooding

Update: The Branch has reopenned and has returned to its normal hours of operation.

P. D. James, Novelist Known as ‘Queen of Crime,’ Dies at 94

A consummate stylist, the British author and baroness accumulated numerous awards for the 13 crime novels produced during her writing career.

Announcing the 2014 Governor General's Literary Awards Winners!

The Canada Council for the Arts announced today

Librarians on the Radio

Librarians on the Radio airs on CHLY 101.7 FM as part of Changes: The Show on Sustainability.

Sean Michaels Wins the 2014 Scotiabank Giller Prize

Sean Michaels has been named the winner of the 2014 Scotiabank Giller Prize for Us Conductors, published by Random House Canada.

2014 Scotiabank Giller Winners Announced Tonight!

Which author will take home this year's Scotiabank Giller Prize? Join CBC as we celebrate one of Canada's most prestigious literary prizes for fiction.

Tahsis Branch is Open!

The Tahsis branch of Vancouver Island Regional Library has been re-opened!

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