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City Centre Library

photo of parking lot

10350 University Drive
Surrey, BC V3T 4B8 
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Hours:
Monday - Friday: 9 am to 9 pm
Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday: 1 - 5 pm

Libraries are closed on holidays (details at 604-598-7300).

Parking Options:

  • Free parking available for 3 hours on the temporary surface parking lot on University Drive — register licence plate in library
  • Paid parking available beneath new city hall plaza — $1.50 per hour
  • Paid parking with direct access to the library from P1 is coming soon
    We apologize for the inconvenience

Transit:
The Surrey Central Station is just a few minutes walk from the City Centre Library, and serves many bus connections plus SkyTrain. Please see TransLink's Trip Planner for help planning your trip and the map for details of the different bus routes serving the station.

Cycling & Bike Parking:
There is a public bike rack outside the library on University Drive.
For cycle routes to City Centre please see the City of Surrey's Bike Route Map

Programs & Classes at City Centre
SFU Continuing Studies at City Centre Library

Contact us:

Phone: (604) 598-7420 
Fax: (604) 598-7421
Renewals line: (604) 502-6333

Email us:

Questions about your account

Ask a Librarian

City Centre Library Manager

Highlights of the Library:

  • 77,000 square feet on 4 floors (3 times the size of Guildford Library)
  • LEED GOLD certified green building. See the City Centre Library Green Features Flyer (pdf)

    Library is hosting free tours showcasing the green features on Tuesdays, 1:30pm. Drop in.

  • Green roof
  • Café Central serving coffee, tea, juice and snacks
  • Meeting spaces for a variety of community needs, ranging from bookable meeting rooms for large groups to consultation rooms for 2 people
  • Public art: Marks (pdf) by Liz Magor and West Coast Landscape (pdf) by Gordon Smith
  • Meditation room
  • 12 seat Computer Learning Centre
  • Wireless Internet access & 80 computers for public use
  • Teen lounge and gaming room
  • Lots of quiet and silent study spaces
  • A huge Children's section
  • Popular print and online collections to meet the needs of our growing community
  • SFU Continuing Education Satellite Campus

View floor maps of City Centre Library

Video of Grand Opening (Sept. 24, 2011)

Video tour of Library

Are you an artist or crafter? Apply to use our display space (pdf)

Interested in holding an event at the library? See our adult program proposal form (pdf)

City Centre Library has several meeting rooms available for bookings.