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Txt Us

Service hours

Hours for today: Txt Us: 604.724.5898 is OPEN until 10:00pm.

We will respond as soon as possible during these hours. After hours, you will get an automatic response, and we will reply the next service day. 

Questions sent outside of service hours receive an automated response and are answered the next service day. 

What is Txt Us?

Txt Us lets you send and receive quick questions and answers from the Library via your mobile phone's SMS text messaging service.

What kind of questions can I ask via texting?

Use Txt Us to ask simple, quick questions (up to 160 characters) that can be answered in brief responses (up to 320 characters). (Messages over 160 characters will appear as 2 messages.)

For more complicated questions, or detailed research help, we may refer you to other Ask a Librarian services or the appropriate liaison librarian.

Sorry, no renewals via text!  Renew online or via telephone

What do I need to use the service?

To use the service, you need a mobile phone which is enabled to send and receive text messages.

What does the service cost?

The Library does not charge for this service, but charges from your cell phone provider may apply. These charges vary among plans and among telephone providers.


Txt Us: 604.724.5898