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Library Account & PIN Application Form

For VIU Students and Employees

Note: You must have a VIU Photo ID card for all in-person borrowing. You can activate your Library account and get a PIN immediately by presenting your ID card at your campus Library Service Desk during Library open hours.

Note: If you are not a currently registered VIU Student or current employee, you may not use this form. Please see Community Borrowers, Alumni and Others.

  • To activate your Library Account and get a PIN for online access, complete the fields below in as much detail as possible.
  • When the processing is complete you will receive a confirmation email with your Library PIN within 24 hours (excluding holidays).  With your Library number and PIN you can access your own Library record and all of the Library's online resources.  If you do not receive your confirmation email, please contact
  • Thank you and welcome to the VIU Library!

Please provide the following details to obtain your Library Account & PIN: