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Prince Rupert Library
101 6th Avenue West
Prince Rupert BC V8J 1Y9

Phone: 250-627-1345

Fax: 250-627-7851

E-mail address:
Circulation / account / loan enquiries:
General / other enquiries:

(If the link does not work for your system's configuration, you can copy the e-mail address into your program or service to send us a message.)

The Library is on the southwest corner of 6th Avenue and McBride Street (Yellowhead Highway 16).

Public Transit

The Library is served by BC Transit routes 53 - Crestview* and 60 - Port Edward*, and route 51 - Seal Cove* is within walking distance. For other routes, we are about a 10 minute walk from the major downtown bus stop at Ocean Centre.

Hours of Operation

These are our traditional operational hours - for our current hours, consult the front page or read more information here.

Monday 10 am - 5 pm
Tuesday 10 am - 9 pm
Wednesday 10 am - 9 pm
Thursday 10 am - 9 pm
Friday 10 am - 5 pm
Saturday 1 pm - 5 pm
Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm

NOTE: Beginning with Family Day (Monday, February 17 2020), the library will remain open on the weekends adjacent to statutory holidays (Saturday and Sunday in spring, fall and winter / Saturday in summer), but closed on the statutory holiday itself. Consult the main page for any notices regarding holiday schedule changes.

* - The placement of the Public Library on the maps of these routes and several of the other maps is not accurate as of July 12, 2019. We have notified BC Transit of this.