Other Languages


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


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

Spanish Collection

Spanish Magazines


We have books in Chinese at all branches.

Chinese Collection

Chinese Newspapers


We have books in Persian at all branches.

Persian Collection

Persian Newspapers


We have adult books in Korean at all branches.

Korean Collection


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.

PressReader (formerly PressDisplay)

Many international newspapers are available by using PressReader, which offers e-newspapers and e-magazines from around the world in dozens of languages. Along with today's news, PressDisplay has past editions for up to 90 days. The mobile app is availalbe here.

First time user? Check out our Get Started with PressReader guide for more information.

Troubleshooting questions? Contact E-Support.

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


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.