COVID-19 safety plan

Updated November 24, 2020

All our librarians are available to help with your legal information questions – call 604-660-2841 or email

Preventative measures

  • Access to library spaces is limited to CLBC and court employees, Law Society members, Notary Society members, and specific referrals from the registry in a limited number of communities.
  • All staff and clients are required to wear masks.
  • If you’re feeling unwell, don’t enter the library.
  • Please don’t bring food or drink in the library.
  • Thorough cleaning occurs throughout the Vancouver library every weekday.
  • We have limited the number of people allowed in sections of the library at one time.

Using the library

  • Use the hand sanitizer provided before and after touching anything in the library.
  • Maintain physical distance.
  • When moving around the library, the arrows indicate “right of way”.
  • In our larger libraries, books that have been used are quarantined for a minimum of 24 hours.
    • Please place used books in designated areas so they can be quarantined to keep everyone safe.
  • In our smaller libraries, books that have been used are not quarantined.
    • Please use at your own risk and use the hand sanitizer provided to help keep everyone safe.