Britannia Library is temporarily closed due to COVID-19.


Regular Hours:

Mon           9:00am – 6:00pm
Tue-Wed   9:00am – 9:00pm
Thur-Sat    9:00am – 9:00pm
Sun           1:00pm – 5:00pm



Inspiration Lab -
VPL’s digital media lab at the central library downtown: a free place that combines traditional, digital and new media in a custom-built space dedicated to digital creativity, collaboration and storytelling.

·         *  Recording studios with audio and video recording equipment such as microphones, interfaces, and cameras

·         *  Digitization stations to convert photos, negatives, slides, VHS, 8mm video, or audio cassette tapes into digital format.

·         *  Creations stations to edit digital images, audio tracks, and video clips - or publish your own ebook.


Musical Instrument Lending Library

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library at VPL is a collection of instruments that you may borrow using your Vancouver Public Library card. The collection is located at the Central Library.

Instrument donations:

VPL can use stringed instruments, keyboards, and light percussion. You can bring them to any Vancouver Public Library branch during open hours.