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Library Services & COVID-19

Library Hours

Library Commons, 3rd and 4th Floors

Accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year with a VIU ID card (current students and employees).

5th Floor Computer Lab

Monday-Friday from 9am-3:45pm

Library Service Desk

Monday-Friday 9am-2pm

Phone and Email Service

Monday-Friday from 9am-4pm.

VIU ID Card Pickup

Check our VIU ID card page for details. 

Statutory Holidays

The library service desk and the 5th floor computer lab are closed on all statutory holidays. Phone and email service is also unavailable.

Library Service Desk

Monday-Friday from 9am-2pm.
Cowichan Campus Summer closure: June 30 through to August 20.
Reopens: August 23 at 9am.

Phone and Email Service

Our staff are available to help by phone and email Monday-Friday from 9am-4pm.

Learning Commons

Cowichan Campus hours page for details.      

Statutory Holidays

The library service desk is closed on all statutory holidays. Phone and email service is also unavailable.

Powell River Library

The library is open during campus hours

Phone and Email Service

Our staff are available to help by phone and email Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm. 

Statutory Holidays

Phone and email service is unavailable on all statutory holidays.

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