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Media Releases

WVML Foundation grants nearly $500,000 to West Vancouver Memorial Library

July 22, 2020 On March 16, the West Vancouver Memorial Library closed its doors to prevent the spread of COVID-19. That same day, staff began thinking of new ways of providing library service and events virtually....

WVML Youth Department wins award

July 7, 2020 The West Vancouver Memorial Library Youth Department was awarded the BC Library Association's Young Adult and Children’s Services Award (YAACS Award).The YAACS Award recognizes exceptional service by...

North Shore libraries & TELUS partner to distribute free tech to those in need

April 21, 2020 North Shore, B.C.—The three North Shore libraries—North Vancouver City Library, North Vancouver District Public Library and West Vancouver Memorial Library—have received a donation of phones and...

In The News

North Shore libraries recognized by provincial library association

July 9, 2020 A pair of North Shore libraries have been recognized for innovative programming by their industry peers across the province. Librarian Paul Taylor, of North Vancouver District Public Library’s...

North Shore libraries distributing tablets and phones to those in need

April 28, 2020 North Shore libraries are working to ensure those in the community who have traditionally depended on their local library to access a computer can still find a way to get online and connect with the...

Stuck at home? North Shore libraries have vast digital catalogues available online

March 20, 2020 Although North Shore libraries may be physically closed, they’re still open for business. The West Vancouver Memorial Library, North Vancouver City Library and North Vancouver District Public Library...

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