Find Books & More

Looking for…

Books, Movies, Magazines, Music, Books on CD and more?

  • Search our library’s catalogue.  If the Castlegar Library does not have what you’re looking for, you can place holds on items from other Kootenay libraries and they will be delivered to our library for pick-up.
  • If it’s not available through the Kootenay Library Federation, find it at another library by searching through BC’s library catalogue, Illume. Request it and have it delivered to our library. Visit our Illume Help pages for more information.
  • Download popular magazines directly to your computer, tablet or mobile device using RB Digital Magazines.  Read how to use it here.
  • Watch streaming indie movies for free from IndieFlix.

Options for People with Print Disabilities?

  • NNELS: Accessible Downloadable Books for People with Print Disabilities
  • CELA Library Service: we offer a collection of over 230,000 books, magazines, newspapers and described videos in a choice of formats for people with a print disability.

EBooks or Audiobooks?

Reading Recommendations?

Homework help?

  • Check our Kids and Teens homework help pages.


Your Account?

  • Log in to see items you’ve checked out, renew materials and to place holds on items.
  • If we don’t have an item, make a purchase suggestion using our contact form.

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