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Library: Welcome

Service Advisory

The Nanaimo Library and Commons will be CLOSED Saturday and Sunday, January 19 and 20, due to a major IT services outage. The Commons only will reopen at Sunday at 6 pm.

For more information see:


The Nanaimo Library will reopen Monday, January 21 at 8 am.


During the downtime, licensed resources of the Library will not be available. As an alternative, please try searching our collection of Open Access resources:


 Find Open Access resources in the VIU Library collection