It is a virtual card that provides access to our collection of online resources. This means you will get instant access to digital books and magazines, streaming movies, music, research databases and learning materials.
Yes, library cards are free if you live in the Okanagan Regional Library’s service area.
Anyone living in the ORL’s service area.
Here's the link: Register for an eCard.
ORL will securely store the following personal information for account purposes only:
Yes! As a parent or guardian of a child under 13, you will need to enter your name, phone number and email on registration form. This section of the form will appear when you choose the birth year.
Your eCard will be valid for 8 months. Visit a library location, bring your ID, and get your physical card with full membership benefits.
Please don't! At this time, we will not be able to replace your eCard number, so keep the number in a safe place. You will not be able to re-apply for a second eCard.
Use all our online resources, such as:
Borrow up to 5 physical items at any library branch and place holds on up to 5 items at a time
Sorry, Interlibrary Loans (books borrowed from other BC Libraries) are not available to eCard holders.