Library Spotlight

LOTE Online: for Kids

Fort Nelson Public Library is very excited to announce that library card holders now have access to LOTE Online for Kids!

What is LOTE Online for Kids?
LOTE Online for Kids is our new online database of digital books in World Languages that allows kids to enjoy the magic of books in LOTE (Languages Other Than English). Each book also comes with English translations to help kids learn languages.

LOTE Online for Kids has over 1,750+ digital picture books in 50+ languages, with new books and languages released each month – helping libraries to engage immigrant, refugee, and multilingual families in their communities.

Libby App:

Libby App by Overdrive

Libby is a free app created by OverDrive. You can use Libby to access ebooks and e-audiobooks for free from your library. Online access to your library’s digital book and audiobook collection instantly.

Library members can check out and read or listen to these titles on their mobile devices
through the Libby app. OverDrive eBooks and audiobooks are available to all Northern Rockies Regional Municipality residents with a Fort Nelson Public Library library card in good standing.

What you will need:
– FNPL library card
– Apple, Android and Windows mobile devices with internet access

LinkedIn Learning

Fort Nelson Public Library is very excited to offer active library cards access to LinkedIn Learning! Choose from thousands of online courses to learn in-demand skills from real-world industry experts. Get started today with your library card.



Community Survey

Community Survey

Please participate in this survey to help develop the Strategic Plan for the Fort Nelson Public Library. To better serve library patrons and the communities in which the Fort Nelson Public Library serves, your input on a variety of Library topics is critical. Your responses will guide the future of the Library. The survey takes 5 minutes to complete on average. Thank you for taking the time to assist your Library!

Follow this Survey Link to complete the survey.



eBook and eAudiobooks:
Adult Fiction Titles:
Adult Non- Fiction Titles:
Young Adult Titles:
Junior Fiction Titles:
Junior Non-Fiction Titles:


Services in the library

Our staff is always glad to help with any questions you may have.

We offer:

  • Local History Archives
  • Local History Links
  • Community Information List
  • Library Cards
  • New Books list
  • Event Calendar
  • Books, magazines, audiobooks, DVDs and music for circulation. Search our catalogue
  • Reference material, including our Northwest Collection and copies of the Fort Nelson News from 1959 – present
  • Photocopying, faxing, scanning, public access computers, and FREE wireless internet access
  • Meeting room for public use and rental. Space is available for tutoring, viewing movies, running meetings, etc.
  • Quiet study and relaxation areas throughout the library
  • Display area for local artists and community groups