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Getting Started With Our Online Library
Keep inspired and use your library card to get started with our online library. Download eBooks & Audiobooks for every age. Stream movies & TV, read magazines or world newspapers from home.
Sign Up For A Library Card From Home
Get access to our online library to download eBooks, and eAudiobooks, stream movies, and TV. We will issue your card number within ten days of your email.
Book Club Kits
Book clubs made easy! Kit includes 10 copies of the book, and questions for discussion.
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News & Reviews
Find out the latest news, programs and staff favourites.
A monthly email newsletter with great suggestions on what to read next. Subscribe to get book recommendations you'll love.
Find full text ebooks on a wide range of topics including business plans, coding, LGBTQ, and STEM/STEAM.
Daily and local newspapers including the Vancouver Sun, Province and Globe & Mail. Also includes obituary search. Some not available until 2 days after publication.
New York Times
More than 1000 newspapers in 40 languages from 84 countries. You can also access the Globe and Mail from home until September 9. App available.
Points to the Past
A gateway to a world-class collection of primary sources, with nearly 200 million pages of digitized historical content – maps, photos, newspapers, manuscripts, pamphlets, portraits, and much more. Includes a solid collection of UK historical newspapers from the 17th to 19th Centuries.
Access Video On Demand
Streaming video platform with a focus on educational films. Also includes TV series and feature films, both classic and contemporary, by acclaimed directors from around the world.
Access Video on Demand - Just for Kids
Kid-safe, advertisement-free streaming videos to entertain, educate, and inspire.
Kanopy Great Courses
Start learning on the go, or from the comfort of home. Find in-depth video lectures on a wide variety of topics. .
Stream a quality collection of kid's movies, TV series, and storytimes. There is also great math, science, and language learning content. App available. .
Stream the largest online collection of classical music, operas, and ballets in the world. Offered as a pilot by Surrey Libraries.
Naxos Music Library
Naxos Spoken Word Library
Listen to audiobooks online. More than 500 classics, biographies, non-fiction and poetry for adults and kids. Up to 5 users at a time. App available.
Information videos featuring Canadian and Indigenous voices.
Educational videos for kids featuring Canadian and Indigenous voices.