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West Vancouver Memorial Library is a municipal library, governed by the B.C. Library Act and managed by the West Vancouver Memorial Library Board. Open and welcoming to all, the Library connects people with information, the world of imagination and each other. It attracts approximately 43,000 people to its facility and 40,000 to its website and catalogue each month, and circulates more than one million items annually.The Library's vision is to inspire people to grow in a dynamic world.

To stay on top of our busy events schedule, be sure to check our events calendar often. 

Media Contact

David Carson, Communications and Event Coordnator
dcarson@westvanlibrary.ca
604.925.7407 

Media Releases

WVML Announces 2020 Board of Directors

February 13, 2020  West Vancouver, B.C.—The West Vancouver Memorial Library Board has announced the Trustees appointed by District of West Vancouver Council for 2020.The Board is pleased to welcome two new...

North Shore Libraries Stock the Shelves with Works by Local Authors

November 18, 2019 North Vancouver, BC—As if spectacular trails and some of the best snow sports spots in the world weren’t enough, the North Shore’s local writers’ community is alive and well and growing—and our local...

West Vancouver Memorial Library Announces New Director

October 29, 2019 West Vancouver, B.C. – The West Vancouver Memorial Library Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Library Director. Following an extensive international search, Stephanie...

In The News

West Vancouver library director announces retirement

June 23, 2019 After nine years at the helm, director of library services Jenny Benedict is turning the page. The library director has announced that she will officially retire from her role at the West...

Reconciliation Canada: Interview with our partner — West Van Memorial Library

June 20, 2019 [Reconciliation Canada is] thrilled to announce that the West Van Memorial Library was recently awarded the Building Better Communities Award by the British Columbia Library Association. The West Van...

West Van library receives award for its Honouring Reconciliation programming

June 17, 2019 West Vancouver Memorial Library, along with Squamish Nation and Reconciliation Canada, have received commendation for its programming designed to expand the community’s understanding of local...

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