Holiday Hours:

Both Branches

Mon, Dec 24: 9:00 - 3:00
Tues, Dec 25: Closed
Wed, Dec 26: Closed
Sun, Dec 30: Closed
Mon, Dec 31: 9:00 - 3:00
Tues, Jan 1: Closed

Regular Hours:

City Centre

Mon - Thu: 9:00 - 9:00 
Fri: 9:00 - 5:00 
Sat: 10:00 - 5:00 
Sun: 10:00
 - 5:00

*Closed Labour Day, Remembrance Day, 
Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day


Mon - Thu: 9:00 - 9:00 
Fri: 9:00 - 5:00 
Sat: 10:00 - 5:00 
Sun: 12:00 - 5:00 

*Closed all stat holidays and Sundays followed
by a holiday Monday 
Find 2018 closure information


NOTICE: The public printer at our City Centre branch has been shut down for repair until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience.

NOTICE:  We will be moving many of our books and DVDs at the City Centre Branch over the next several weeks. Please ask a staff member if you are unable to find what you are looking for.

Introducing Playaway Launchpads

NEW to Coquitlam Public Library … Playaway Launchpads! Sturdy little tablets pre-loaded with games about math, transportation, nature, building and engineering, shapes and colours, animals, princesses and more!

Find them on our New Children’s shelves at both branches and also available for borrowing on Library Link. Check one out today!

The Official CoqLibrary App has Arrived

Coquitlam Public Library has launched the CoqLibrary app that enables mobile access to library accounts, popular library services and information. Download the free CoqLibrary app for convenient browsing and viewing of e-content, including books, movies, magazines, and music through services such as Hoopla, Cloud Library and RB Digital.

The app is available to download from the App Store and Google Play.

Winter 2019 Story Times

Joins us in the new year for more story time fun for babies, toddlers or preschoolers. See the new story time schedules for City Centre and Poirier.

Display Cases

We have museum quality glass display cases at both branches for local artists and crafters to exhibit their works. For more information and an application form click here.

At City Centre Branch: Celebrate the seasons with the vibrant paintings of the Port Moody Art Association.  

At Poirier Branch: The Dogwood Wood Carvers present a whimsical collection of carved wood Fantasy Houses and other masterpieces.  

Centre for Equitable Library Access


If you have difficulty reading print, find out how you can get materials from CELA here. Also, find out about CELA's Daisy magazine service and educator's materials.

Register online for CELA, for Homebound services or the exclusive Audiobook collection. For more information, please contact us at 604-937-4165 or

Tri-Cities Local Immigration Partnership

Access immigrant programs and community resources through the Tri-Cities Local Immigration Partnership (TCLIP).

The goal of the TCLIP is to develop welcoming and inclusive communities where both long term residents and newcomers feel a sense of belonging and attachment. 

Library Locations
Poirier Branch
575 Poirier Street
Coquitlam, BC
V3J 6A9

City Centre Branch
1169 Pinetree Way
Coquitlam, BC
V3B 0Y1
604-554-READ (7323)