Unable to get to the library to pick up your holds before closing? Want to use a computer or have access to study space outside of regular hours? Service Extender lets you use the Ashcroft Library after hours!
We are so excited to introduce the first library in British Columbia with extended hours outside of staffed library hours, increasing access to library collections and spaces to the community.
How to Register
Register for the service at the Ashcroft Library
Agree to the terms and conditions
Wait for confirmation that registration is complete
Please note that Service Extender registration may take up to 7 days.
How it Works
Enter your code on the keypad by the front door
Browse, read, check out material
Push the button by the self-check if you need assistance
Hours of Operation
|Ashcroft Library||Closed||10am - 3pm||1pm - 6pm||1pm - 6pm||12pm - 6pm||10am - 3pm||Closed|
|Service Extender||10am - 4:30pm||3pm - 7:30pm||10am - 1pm
6pm - 7:30pm
|10am - 1pm
6pm - 7:30pm
|10am - 12pm||3pm - 4:30pm||Closed|
**Ashcroft Library and Service Extender are closed all Statutory Holidays
Frequently Asked Questions
Library patrons who are 15+ years old, in good standing and have preregistered for the service.
The Service Extender will include access to:
- Holds pick up
- Collection browsing
- Library materials borrowing through self-checkout
- Materials return
- Access to internet computers and WiFi*
- Study space
Please note that washroom access is limited to meeting room users and are not available during Service Extender Hours.
*Computer time is 1 hour total per day, whether used during Service Extender or during open hours.
The Ashcroft Library was slated for renovation so it was an opportunity to add additional technology to make self-service possible.