All Calgary Public Library locations, including book drops, are temporarily closed until further notice as of March 16 at 12:01 am to help limit the spread of COVID-19. Please check for regular updates.

The Book Truck

Your Library on wheels

What’s a Book Truck?

The Book Truck is a mobile public library that brings books, movies, programs, and Library services to the community and gets people of all ages excited about reading.

As a precaution to help limit the spread of COVID-19 and support the City's efforts to promote social distancing, the Library is increasing its response, including cancelling all outreach programs. Please check for regular updates.

Location features needed for Book Truck visits:

  • Reserved parking for the Book Truck

  • A safe way for people to approach the vehicle

  • Parking for patrons arriving by vehicle

  • An electrical outlet

  • Can accommodate the Book Truck parked for two to three hours on a weekly or bi-weekly basis