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Holiday Hours

Please note that all VIRL branches will be closed on December 25, 26 and 27, as well as January 1 and January 2.  

Governor General’s Literary Awards Winners

Check out all the winning titles for the 2016 Governor General’s Literary Awards!” English Books

Updated: Telephone and Email Notification System Delays (Resolved)

The telephone and email notification systems are back online! Thank you for your patience.  ***

Update: Catalogue Upgrade Scheduled for November 16, 2016 Finished

Update: The catalogues are back online! ***

Remembrance Day

In honour of Remembrance Day, please note that all VIRL branches will be closed (Friday, November 11, 2016). 

It's Welcome Back Week at Your Local Branch!

Beginning Sunday, Oct. 23, it's officially Welcome Back Week at your local Vancouver Island Regional Library!

Bibliocommons Back Online!

Update: Bibliocommons is back online! ***

Librarians on the Radio for Oct 18

In our Warm Welcomes and Spooky Farewells episode Jen Seper talks about VIRL forgiving fines for Welcome Back Week

Weather Advisory and Possible Branch Closures

Please be advised that adverse weather over the weekend of Oct. 14th - 16th may result in branch closures due to excessive rain and power outages. 

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