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Your Account?

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Your Library card number is your user name for your account (you can change that once you log in).  Call or visit the Library to request your password.

Log in to see items you’ve checked out, renew materials, and to place items on hold.

Books, Movies, audioBooks?

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Search our Library’s catalogue to see if we have the book or item you want.

Place a hold on the items you find, or renew items checked-out.  (Log in with your Library card number–and the password assigned by our Library staff).

You can also watch free streaming indie movies from our InstantFlix subscription.

If its not in our Library…

BORROW FROM OTHER LIBRARIES

If our Library doesn’t have what you’re looking for, you may find it at another library and request that it be delivered to the Library.

Visit our Help page for more information.

Audio Books? … eBooks?

BC Libr Coop-Library2go Vanderhoof Public Library patrons have access to countless audiobooks and eBooks for loan from Library2Go, either to download and read or listen to, or to read via your browser.
Log in with your Library card number, and download eBooks and audioBooks. Find out more about  downloading eBooks and audiobooks.
New to the library: OneClickDigital.  Another source for great eBooks and audioBooks.

Magazines or Periodicals?

Magazines Click for a list of magazines available at the Library.  Current issues may be read in the Library, and back issues may be checked out for a 3 week loan period.
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The Library subscribes to loads of popular magazines that you can download free to your computer or mobile device.  To access the service, go to the Library’s Zinio site.

Click here for more information about Zinio Digital Magazines.

Resources for People with Print Disabilities?

NNELS is the National Network for Equitable Library Service — providing digital talking books for people with print disabilities.  A print disability prevents or inhibits a person from reading conventional print.

Contact your Library for a PIN number so you can access this service.

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 DAISY (Digital Accessible Information System) is a technical standard for digital audio books, periodicals and computerized text.  DAISY is designed to be a complete audio substitute for print material.

The DAISY reader is used to play the DAISY digital audio books etc., and is available for loan.

Special Collections?

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The Bill Silver Digital Newspaper Archive is a database which searches the following newspapers: The Vanderhoof Herald 1917-1920, Nechako Chronicle 1920-1983 & the Omineca Express 1982-1989 and 1991-2007

Learn more about Bill Silver and the newspaper collection.

mary john  Mary John Collection
Books, DVD’s dedicated to First Nations related subjects.
Cheslatta: Michael's wife and baby - 1923 PHOTO ARCHIVE:  Historical and Carrier First Nation
(For viewing or photocopying only–not for loan)

 Reading Resources for Children?

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  • Literacy Kits  are designed to help parents and caregivers encourage early literacy skills, and contain various literacy materials related to a specific theme.  Learn more about the Literacy Kits.
  • Story Bags contain a popular story book, along with related props to encourage the child to act out the story being read.  See photos of our Story Bags.
  • Learning CD-ROMs are available in the Children’s Section.
  • French language resources include Junior Fiction books, as well as Children’s Read-Along books with accompanying CD.

Reading Recommendations?

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Homework Help?

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Research a topic?

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You can find articles from journals, magazines, newspapers, and encyclopedias by logging into one of the Library’s databases.

View a full list of our databases or recommended databases & websites by subject.