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Ancestry Library Edition Remote Access

Ancestry Library Edition Remote Access

Access has been expanded to library cardholders working remotely

Closed for BC Day

Closed for BC Day

The library will be closed for BC Day, Monday August 2 2021

E-books, E-learning, and activities for children

E-books, E-learning, and activities for children

Several publishers are offering free online access

Evening Hours Extended

Evening Hours Extended

The library is now open until 9pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays

Grab Bag

Grab Bag

Request a random selection of Children's books or Juvenile DVDs for curbside pickup

July 2021: Graphic Novels

July 2021: Graphic Novels

The July 2021 Reading Challenge theme is Graphic Novels

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Online Resources for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Online Resources for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Reference Questions

Reference Questions

Submit reference questions using our online form

Tumble Book Library Now Available

Tumble Book Library Now Available

Access to the Tumble Book Library is now available


New Arrivals Posted

See our new items! The New Arrivals update for July 12th has now been posted. Choose "New Arrivals" from the options above, or click here.

Return Bin Returned to Service

The outdoor library items return bin is now in service at the times when we are closed (e.g. overnight, summer Sundays, holidays). Please continue to return your items inside at the circulation desk item slots during open hours (Weekdays 10am-4:30pm (7pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays), Saturdays 1pm-4:30pm).

Service Status

In-person services: As of Tuesday April 6 2021, we are now open for in-person services, with visits up to 30 minutes (60 minutes as of June 17). Curbside services will remain available on an elective basis, in addition to home delivery for those who require it.

Service hours are as follows:
- (NEW!) Tuesdays and Wednesdays: 10am - 9pm*
- Other weekdays: 10am - 4:30pm*
- Saturdays: 1pm - 4:30pm*
* - Curbside and telephone service available until 5pm (9pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays)

Services available include:
- In-person shelf browsing
- Computer use (4 patrons at a time, 30 minute sessions**)
- Document services (print, fax, photocopy, scan to e-mail)
- Children's grab bags
** - If you wish to browse as well, please keep in mind the 60 minute overall visit length

Update (May 31): Item returns are now to be brought inside, to the return slots at the circulation desk, during open hours. (The outside book bin may be used while we are closed.)

Occupancy is limited to 10 patrons (20 patrons as of June 17) - if you arrive after the occupancy reaches that number, you will be asked to wait. A sign will be erected in such circumstances.

E-books, E-learning, and activities for children

Some publishers are offering their FREE online access to e-resources, especially for children. You can access these e-resources here.

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Hours and Location

The library will be closed for BC Day, Monday August 2nd

Inside, in-person services:

Mondays
10am - 4:30pm


Tues. and Weds.
10am - 9pm
(NEW!)

Thursdays and Fridays
10am - 4:30pm


Saturdays
1pm - 4:30pm

Curbside and telephone services:
Available until 5pm (7:30pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays)


101 6th Ave W.

Prince Rupert, BC Canada

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P:(250)627-1345

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