McGill Branch exterior - North side

4595 Albert St.
Burnaby, BC V5C 2G6
Located at the corner of Albert Street and Alpha Street.


Phone Number

604-299-8955

Branch Manager

Jessica Lee
604-297-4813

Hours

Monday: 10am to 5pm
Tuesday: 10am to 7pm
Wednesday: 10am to 7pm
Thursday: 10am to 7pm
Friday: 10am to 5pm
Saturday: 10am to 4pm
Sunday: 12pm to 4pm

Library closures

Getting here

Transit:

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

Cycling:

Burnaby bike map

Parking

Free parking is available in the parking lots located at the north, west, and south sides of the building. Enter from Albert Street or Alpha Avenue.

There is an elevator from the lower parkade to the library entrance.

Library return

The outdoor library return is open 24 hours, and is located at the front entrance. Items for return are only accepted at outdoor library return.

At the branch

All of our branches are wheelchair accessible.

In-branch facilities at McGill include:

Washrooms
  • Trans people are welcome in all of our washrooms.
  • All branches have a universal washroom with a barrier free toilet, sink. and turning space to accommodate a wheelchair.
  • There are baby change stations in the universal, women's and men's washroom.
Rotating art exhibits

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.

The City of Burnaby Archives

The City of Burnaby Archives is located in the McGill Branch. The Archives is the official storage space for Burnaby’s municipal records dating back to 1892.

Phone: 604-297-4947
Email: archives@burnaby.ca

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CD shelving at McGill Branch
McGill Branch exterior
McGill Branch study area with large windows looking out on Confederation Park
Rows of shelving at McGill Branch
McGill Branch exterior
McGill Branch teen space
Entrance to the City of Burnaby Archives
McGill branch exterior - North side