Event Registration Open #HonouringIndigenousWriters March 2023

Honouring Indigenous Writers 2023 Event registration for Honouring Indigenous Writers 2023 is now open! This year Xwi7xwa Library is working with Okanagan Library to host two author readings and discussions with Brian Thomas Isaac (virtual) and Jessica Johns (hybrid).     Jessica Johns – Bad Cree March 24 12-1PM PST Hybrid – Register:    […]

32nd MMIWG2S Memorial March

Beginning in 1992 after the murder of a woman on Powell Street in Vancouver, the Women’s Memorial March takes place every Valentine’s Day in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside (DTES). The march continues three decades on and will take place on February 14th, 2023, beginning at Main and Hastings on the land of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh […]

Applications now closed: Hiring Hosts!

We are looking for 3 student employees to join our team! Job Description Xwi7xwa Library Hosts provide customer service support to students, faculty and staff, including checking out library materials, welcoming and directing patrons, assisting in retrieving and re-shelving library materials, connecting patrons to needed services, and helping patrons to book appointments with librarians as […]

Closed due to snow!

Due to the snow our staff are working from home and our branch is physically closed! For research assistance email and we will try our best to get you access to e-resources and, where possible, physical information sources nearest to you! We apologize for the inconvenience and will have updates posted here as soon […]

Happy Winter Solstice from Xwi7xwa Library!

Happy Winter Solstice everyone! Here are a few of our favourite highlights from 2022.   Visits to UBC Farm, tours of PARC, our student librarian Justina Bruns setting up a display! Kayla Lar-Son and student librarian Kate Differ creating our Winter Solstice window display. Our student librarians Justina and Leah Vanderweide running programming for National […]