COVID Safety at the ORL

View our guidelines for visiting the library.


Open Hours

  • Monday: CLOSED
  • Tuesday: Open: 2:00-5:00PM & 6:00-8:00PM | Book Drop: Open during the day and overnight
  • Wednesday: Open: 1:00-6:00PM | Book Drop: Open during the day and overnight
  • Thursday: Open: 1:00-6:00PM | Book Drop: Open during the day and overnight
  • Friday: CLOSED
  • Saturday: CLOSED
  • Sunday: CLOSED
  • All ORL Branches are closed on statutory holidays.


P.O. Box 33
5771 - Highway 97
Falkland, BC. V0E 1W0
(250) 379-2705 Extension 1811

The Falkland Branch is located on highway 97 in the Falkland townsite near the Post Office and the Stampede Grounds. When the library is closed there is a book drop bin located near the accessibility ramp.

Diana McCarthy is the Community Librarian at this branch. Stop by and introduce yourself when you get a chance- Diana enjoys meeting new people; reading, knitting, getting crafty; and of course working at one of the best libraries in the world!

Masks necessary when visiting the library

As per guidelines from the BC Health Ministry, masks are now mandatory for all visitors 5 years of age and older when visiting our library. If you have concerns or questions please speak with staff. Thank you for your continued cooperation and support. Disposable masks are available in limited supply- so if you have forgotten yours at home--staff will be happy to bring one out to you.

Computer and Internet

The Internet/Catalogue computers are available for use during open hours. When the library is busy, please keep your computer use to 15 minutes if possible; your understanding is appreciated.



FREE parking is available in front of the library and in front of the gate.
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