January Holiday Hours

City Centre

Wed, Jan 1: Closed

Poirier

Wed, 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


Poirier
  

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 
 
 

 
 
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Auto Repair Source

Repair and service information for vehicles. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

BiblioEnfants
Pour les enfants d'âge préscolaire. Ici vous trouverez des livres numériques, des vidéos, des casse-têtes, et des jeux.  

BC Codes Online (Building, Fire and Plumbing)
Includes the online version of the BC Building Code and the BC Fire Code.

Canadian Business Directory
Business directory that includes local businesses.

Canadian Encyclopedia
Comprehensive Canadian encyclopedia which includes articles, quizzes, timelines and special features.

Career Cruising
Use this career guidance and planning resource to find the right career, explore education and training options and search for jobs.   

CELA
Services for people with print disabilities.  

CloudLibrary 
Browse, borrow and read eBooks and eAudiobooks. Download the app for your Android or Apple device, or for your computer. Need help? Watch a tutorial video

Consumer Reports
Unbiased product reviews, ratings and recommendations for thousands of products. Includes the current and back issues. Canadian ratings can be viewed under Canada Extra at the bottom of the page. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

Hoopla
Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, comics, movies and TV with your library card. Visit Hoopla to sign up for an account and link your library card. 5 checkouts per month per card. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

Access: Hoopla is licensed for Coquitlam residents only.

IndieFlix
Stream award-winning independent films, shorts and documentaries from around the world. Need help? Watch a video tutorial.  

Kanopy
Over 30,000 of the world’s best films, including documentaries, indie films, classics, and extensive children’s content. Includes public performance rights. Stream on any device. Get the app. 10 plays per month per card. 

Access: Kanopy is licensed for Coquitlam residents only.

Lynda.com
Unlimited access to professional, easy to understand online tutorials for learning software, design and business skills. Tutorials available for all skill levels. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

Masterplots
The online equivalent of Coles Notes analyzes notable works in all genres—novels, short story, poetry, drama, and nonfiction—throughout history and around the world. Also available in print in branch.

Login password: poirier

My Canada
Learn English while learning about Canada's history, geography, government, culture and more.  Includes citizenship practice tests.

New York Times
Access the New York Times anywhere with an Internet connection. Click on New York Times, click Redeem, register for a New York Times account or login to an existing account. You will need to re-log in after 72 hours. Need help? View our brochure.

NoveList
Reader’s advisory guide to fiction. Find fiction by subject, or read reviews and summaries. Includes book discussion guides, author read-alikes, and more.  See our NoveList brochure.  

Points to the Past
Nearly 200 million free, searchable resources for research including newspapers, maps and photos for BC residents.

PressReader 
Digital newspapers and magazines from all over the world, available in dozens of languages. To use PressReader, click on Sign In and choose the Library Card login option. Search for Coquitlam Public Library, enter library card number and PIN, and click Sign in. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

Globe and Mail available in-library only

RBDigital
eMagazines and downloadable eAudiobooks. Also available as a mobile app for Apple and Android devices. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

Road to IELTS
Online preparation and practice tests for IELTS. Includes interactive activities, expert advice videos, hints and tips and downloadable practice tests. Available in the library or from home with a valid library card.  Also available as an app for Apple and Android (tablets only).

Sesame Street eBooks
New and classic eBooks featuring Sesame Street characters. Includes read-alongs, eAudio, animated and interactive books. To access choose "Coquitlam Public Library" and then enter your library card number. 

Only Coquitlam Public Library card numbers (beginning with 22416...) will be accepted.

Small Engine Repair Reference Center
Detailed, user-friendly repair guides for small engines. Includes ATV's, boat motors, motorcycles, lawn mowers and more. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

Solaro
Online tutorials and study guides for BC students in grades 3 - 12, including math, science and language arts. Track their progress and make personalized notes and flashcards. Access on any device. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

Tech Boomers
Access over 100 courses on using the Internet, websites, and apps. Tutorials cover a wide range of topics including basic Internet, Netflix, online shopping, and more! 

Transparent Language Online 
Learn how to listen, speak, read and write more than 120 languages, including English. Access through a computer or on a device through the Transparent Language app. Login using an existing RBdigital account or create a new account. Use this help sheet or watch this tutorial to get started.

Tumblebooks

Read-alongs, eBooks, videos, puzzles, games and nonfiction books for preschoolers. Need help? Watch a tutorial video.

The Ultimate Guide to Windows 10 Troubleshooting
Comprehensive guide to troubleshooting and solving common problems in Windows 10. 

Universalis Junior
The children's edition of the highly acclaimed Encyclopædia Universalis.

Vehicle Safety and Inspection Standards
BC bulletins, fact sheets, laws and inspection manuals relating to vehicle safety.  Available in library only.

Find additional databases sorted by topic on our Digital Content page. 

Unless otherwise specified, access databases in-library or from anywhere with an Internet connection using your library barcode and PIN (usually the last 4-digits of your phone number). Need help? See our Good Online Stuff brochure.

The databases and online resources listed are provided by third-party websites, which may ask you to provide your library barcode and PIN or your email address. These websites have their own privacy policies and may host your personal information on a server outside Canada. We recommend that you review the privacy policy of any third-party website you visit before agreeing to their services. Coquitlam Public Library bears no responsibility for the privacy policies and practices of third-party websites.

Questions?
Email: Ask a Librarian
Call 604-937-4141 for Poirier branch
Call 604-554-7323 for City Centre branch

 
Library Locations
Poirier Branch
575 Poirier Street
Coquitlam, BC
V3J 6A9
604-937-4141



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