Nanaimo Wellington

Takeout service starting June 19!

About the Branch

Nanaimo Wellington branch is located in Country Club Centre, halfway between downtown and the north end of the city. In May 2017, the library moved from its former location on Barons Road, where it had been since 1979, to its current location across the street at Country Club Centre.

Branch Features

  • 20,000 items in collection
  • 8 Public computers with Microsoft Office
  • Photocopier, scanner and printer
  • Free public WiFi
  • Fireplace and reading lounge
  • Study room (seats 4)
  • Free parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

How to Get Here

The library is located inside the mall across from Shoppers Drug Mart. Between 6pm and 8pm Monday through Thursday when the mall is closed, the library can be accessed through the entrance next to Save-On Foods.

Accessibility for People with Disabilities

  • All bus stops for Country Club Centre are along Norwell Drive.
  • An accessibility ramp is located on Norwell Drive just before Great Canadian Oil Change. From there you can make your way to the back entrance of the mall.
  • Reserved accessible parking spaces are clustered around all entrances to the mall.
  • The most convenient parking spaces are located at the back entrance.
  • When parking at the front of the mall, the entrance near Save-On foods and Shoppers Drug Mart is closest to the library.

After Hours Returns

Items can be returned during takeout service hours in the two blue bins located at the mall entrance next to Save-On Foods.

Study Room

Meeting rooms temporarily unavailable

Please note that all VIRL meeting spaces and rooms are temporarily unavailable at this time. Please check back often for updates. We appreciate your patience.

Wellington branch has one study room available. It seats 4 and can be booked up to 7 days in advance.

How to book the study room:

Contact Information

  • Library Manager – Jennifer Seper
  • Customer Services Librarian II – Ginger Warden