We help patients, their family members and loved ones in BC and the Yukon obtain the relevant and credible information for their cancer care, management, and support needs.
Reference Information Services: Members of the public can contact the library via phone, email, or via our new Information Request Form to obtain customized cancer and support information and resources specific to their unique needs and interests. Please note that all in-person reference services is temporarily halted due to Covid.
Access to relevant and credible information: The library works to curate and make accessible the best cancer information available, and staff and patients can find resources below:
Events & Training
The library provides consumer-health cancer books and other materials to anyone residing in BC and the Yukon. These donation-funded consumer collections can be borrowed from the Vancouver Library and regional branch Cancer Information Centres (CICs). Note - though all library and CIC locations are currently closed to the public until further notice due to Covid, patient materials can still be borrowed).