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George Mackie Library

George-Mackie-Large

Community Name: North Delta

Library: George Mackie Library

Address: 8440 – 112th Street

George Mackie Library is part of the Fraser Valley Regional Library (FVRL), which is the biggest public library system in British Columbia. It’s located in North Delta and is open for use by book lovers and students seven days a week, but also serves the public 24/7 online. Anyone with a library card can access the library’s vast collections, browse digital content and find new titles and bestsellers by visiting the FVRL’s website.

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Burnaby Public Library Spotlight – Bob Prittie Metrotown Library

Burnaby Public Library

Community Name: Burnaby

Library: Bob Prittie Metrotown Library

Address: 6100 Willington Avenue

City History 

Burnaby was incorporated in 1892 as a district municipality and then became the City of Burnaby 100 years later. Burnaby started as a small agricultural settlement, but quickly boomed into a major suburb due to its location between the bustling centres of Vancouver and New Westminster. It is now the third most populated urban centre in British Columbia, with an estimated population of over 220,000 residents.

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