Chinese fan dancers in the Civic Square, next to the Bob Prittie Metrotown Branch.

6100 Willingdon Ave.
Burnaby, BC V5H 4N5
Located on the corner of Willingdon Avenue and Central Boulevard.

Phone Number


Branch Manager

Elizabeth Davies


Monday: 10am to 8pm
Tuesday: 10am to 8pm
Wednesday: 10am to 8pm
Thursday: 10am to 8pm
Friday: 10am to 6pm
Saturday: 10am to 6pm
Sunday: 10am to 6pm

Library closures


We're close to bus and SkyTrain routes. Plan your trip with Translink.


  • BC Parkway Urban Trail
  • Metrotown Bikeway

Burnaby bike map


Free 3-hour underground parking is available during library hours. Enter the parking lot from Kingsborough Street.

There are elevators from underground parking to ground level, just outside the Civic Square library entrance.

Our indoor and outdoor library returns are open 24 hours.

The outdoor library return is located to the right of our east entrance, off of Civic Square. The indoor library return is in the lobby.

All of our branches are wheelchair accessible.

In-branch facilities at Bob Prittie Metrotown include:

  • Trans people are welcome in all of our washrooms.
  • There are free menstrual products available in all washrooms.
  • All branches have a universal washroom with a barrier free toilet, sink, and turning space to accommodate a wheelchair.
  • The first floor washrooms are multi-stall. Single stall washrooms are available on the second floor.

Art exhibitions from the Burnaby Art Gallery are on display at Bob Prittie Metrotown and McGill. They are generally works from the City of Burnaby Permanent Art Collection, and they present opportunities for emerging and local artists to present their work to a wide audience. Check the Burnaby Art Gallery for information on current and upcoming exhibitions.

Staff at the first floor service desk
Bob Prittie Metrotown east entrance
Stairs to the entrance on the West side of the Bob Prittie Metrotown Branch
Bob Prittie Metrotown lobby - west facing
Interior returns area at Bob Prittie Metrotown
Grab and go shelves and Community Room entrance
Holds pick up area at Bob Prittie Metrotown
Recording studios at Bob Prittie Metrotown
Staff at the Digital Studio desk
Washroom entrance at Bob Prittie Metrotown
First floor computer stations at Bob Prittie Metrotown.
Staff shelving books in the world languages section
Person returning a book at the external book return
Evangeline and Bay Bebe horse sculptures by Joe Fafard