What's New
  • Do you love Listening to Free Classical Music?

    by ORL Marketing | Jun 18, 2018
    Naxos Music Library added to the Okanagan Regional Library's digital offerings. Now available for streaming at the click of a mouse! Naxos Music Library – is the world's largest online classical music library. As of September 2013, it offers streaming access to over 87,000 CDs with over 1.275 million tracks. On average, over 800 new CDs are added to the library every month.
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  • Don Nettleton Appointed New CEO of Okanagan Regional Library

    by ORL Marketing | May 23, 2018
    Don Nettleton new ORL CEO
    Okanagan Regional Library has announced the appointment of Don Nettleton as their new CEO. After Stephanie Hall resigned her position as CEO for personal reasons, Nettleton was selected by the board of directors to become an Interim CEO while ORL looked for a new leader. Nettleton became the successful applicant for the CEO position and has officially assumed responsibilities as of Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018.
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  • ORL Board Approves Annual Report Highlighting Increasing Library Usage

    by ORL Marketing | May 17, 2018
    he Library Maker Crew showed off the newly acquired 3D Printer and introduced the exciting potential of this new technology and its possibilities. The Library Maker Crew will visit all 29 branches of the ORL beginning in June and will run through to September allowing all communities to have equal access to this fantastic technology. Details and date of each branch visit will be provided once finalized.
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  • New Head Librarian at the Kelowna Branch of the ORL

    by ORL Marketing | Apr 05, 2018
    Chris Stephenson is no stranger to the Okanagan. On the way to his last position as Head Librarian of the Bancroft Public Library in Ontario, Chris drove through Kelowna and said to himself, “One day I’d like to work for the Okanagan Regional Library system.” And two years later, here he is.
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  • New Hours for the Lumby Library

    by ORL Marketing | Feb 27, 2018
    In response to patron feedback, the Lumby branch of the Okanagan Regional Library will have new open hours. Effective Tuesday, March 6th 2018, the new library open hours will be as follows:
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