Jan 20, 2017
Due to flooding, the Oliver library branch is closed January 20. It is re-opening with limited service on January 21 for hold pickups and item returns.
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Flooding temporarily closes Oliver branch
Due to flooding, the Oliver library branch is closed January 20, and re-opening with limited service January 21 for hold pickups and item returns.
January 20, 2017
Welcome back! Our Kelowna library branch has re-opened.
Our Kelowna library branch has re-opened. We’ve been busy at our downtown Kelowna library branch this winter as we continue with our Re-VITAL-ization, and thank all of our patrons for their patience as we work on improvements for your library.
January 16, 2017
Digital Books and More to Enjoy Over the Holidays
Though library branches may be closed over the holidays, our online library is always open! Stay cozy and warm inside while delighting in free movies, magazines, eBooks, eAudiobooks, and more – all available through your library website with library membership.
December 20, 2016
ORL Holiday Closure: December 23 through January 2
All branches of the Okanagan Regional Library will begin their annual holiday closure period beginning Friday, December 23 and will resume normal operating hours on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.
December 12, 2016
Do you live in Silver Creek? Complete our Library Services Survey
December 12, 2016
Closure Begins December 18 to revitalize Kelowna Library
December 05, 2016
Sicamous Residents - Tell Us what Hours You Prefer for Library Service
November 21, 2016
A Fresh New Look for the ORL eBooks Collection
November 02, 2016
Summerland Library is Award-Winning
November 01, 2016
Armstrong Library on the Move
October 26, 2016
Celebrate Library Month & Win a Book
October 14, 2016
Remarkable Growth During Year at new Summerland Library
October 05, 2016
Updates from the ORL September 21 Board Meeting
At the Okanagan Regional Library Board meeting on September 21, directors reviewed the proposed budget for 2017 as well as progress on the library system’s strategic plan and coming priorities.
September 28, 2016
Your New Online Experience is Here!
Your New Online Experience has been up for a few days and here are answers to some common questions, and a few other notes...
September 26, 2016
Getting Started with Your New Online Experience
September 16, 2016
Upcoming Temporary Closures for Mission and Kelowna Library Branches
The Mission and downtown Kelowna branches of the ORL will be closed temporarily while we undergo a bit of a change.
September 13, 2016
ORL Librarian for 3 Decades off on New Adventures!
September 07, 2016
Your New Online Experience is Coming September 19!
September 06, 2016
Westside Residents - Thanks for participating in our Future Library Services survey
July 29, 2016
ORL and COF Partner to Give More Access to Print-Disabled Members
A new pilot program at Kelowna library branches is bringing a wealth of new materials to members with print disabilities, thanks to funding from the Central Okanagan Foundation (COF).
July 20, 2016
Thousands of Children Registered for Summer Reading Club!
The ORL's annual Summer Reading Club (SRC) is already a smashing success with thousands of children aged 5-12 year-old throughout the library district signed up!
July 13, 2016
2015 Annual Report
June 06, 2016
Introducing PressReader - Free Online Newspaper and Magazines!
Your online experience with the ORL just keeps getting better with the addition of “PressReader”, the world’s largest online newspaper and magazine kiosk. ORL members now have free access to full content digital replicas of more than 4,000 publications from all over the world, such as the Globe and Mail, the Washington Post, and the Daily Mail.
May 15, 2016
ORL Endowment Established at the Shuswap Community Foundation
April 15, 2016
Fraud Alert Update: Beware Callers Claiming You Owe Fines
April 04, 2016
ORL Members Can Access Free Lynda.com Online Tutorials
March 07, 2016
"Thailand Corner" Coming to Kelowna and Vernon Branches
March 03, 2016
Calling all Hedley Residents - new branch hours survey!
February 19, 2016
ORL Board Sets Course for 2016 and Beyond
February 17, 2016
Problems with ORL eBooks on your Apple device?
February 15, 2016
ORL's Card Contest Winning Designs!
February 05, 2016
Story Time - Illiteracy’s Kryptonite
January 27, 2016
Your ORL Card is now your Free Movie Ticket!
October 06, 2015
Get Inspired with the Kelowna Inspiration Pass
September 28, 2015