Salmon Arm Branch Renovation Closure: The Salmon Arm Branch is closed for renovations January 2-9. We will be open for limited services starting Thursday, January 10: Customers can pick up holds and return items, but the rest of the library will be closed. The library will RE-OPEN to the public on Monday, January 14. Find out more.
Lumby Branch Maintenance Closure: Due to building maintenance, the Lumby branch is closed and is expected to RE-OPEN on Tuesday, January 15.
Membership is free to all residents living permanently or owning property in the Library’s service area.
To apply for your FREE library card, please bring personal identification and proof of address to any branch of the Okanagan Regional Library.
Types of Membership
There are several types of library membership available, whether you are a resident, an organization, or a visitor to the region. Find out what is best for your needs.
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Renewing your Library Card
It is normal for your library card to expire. Learn how to get it renewed.
Identification to bring when applying for your card
When applying for a membership, adult residents must present either a valid BC Driver’s license or BC Identification Card (BC ID), with a current address.
If you have neither of these then you must present 2 pieces of ID, one of which needs to have your current address.
Examples of acceptable identification are: