Other Languages

French

French language collections for children can be found at all three of our libraries, with Lynn Valley having the largest collection. There is also a small collection of adult books in French at each branch.

Children's French Collection

Adult French Collection

French Magazines

Spanish

We have a small collection of books in Spanish at all branches.

Spanish Collection

Spanish Magazines

Chinese

We have books in Chinese at all branches.

Chinese Collection

Chinese Newspapers

Persian

We have books in Persian at all branches.

Persian Collection

Persian Newspapers

Other Collections

Bilingual Collection

In our children's collection, we also have bilingual materials. Once you've clicked on that link, you can select Language from the menu on the left hand side of the page to find books in the language of your choice.

PressDisplay

Many more international newspapers are available by using PressDisplay, which has access to over 2,000 Canadian and international titles that you can browse through just like reading a print copy. Along with today's news, PressDisplay has past editions ranging from 30 to 90 days.

Foreign Films

For most other language DVDs, search for Foreign films and then select the "primary language" box under By Language on the menu on the left and choose the language you are interested in.

Other Libraries

NewToBC

Using this link to the NewToBC website, you'll find collections in other languages from BC Libraries including books, music, newspapers, magazines and on-line resources.