Lending Library

  • The AutismBC Lending Library

    AutismBC maintains a comprehensive lending library on a variety of topics surrounding Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Books, DVDs, and games are available at the Lending Library which is located in the same building as the AutismBC Head Office (3688 Cessna Drive in Richmond).

    AutismBC members have unlimited access to books, DVDs, and games from our collection. The library catalogue can be accessed online (coming soon). Members outside of the Lower Mainland are eligible to receive the library resources by mail throughout the province free of charge (with a pre-paid return envelope).

    Browse our online catalogue:


    Library Hours:

    (subject to change without notice)

    Monday 10:30 – 17:00
    Tuesday 9:30 – 15:30
    Wednesday 9:30 – 15:30
    Thursday 10:30 – 17:00
    Friday 10:30 – 17:00
    First & Last Saturday 11:00 – 17:00
    Other Saturdays & Sunday Closed


    Who can borrow books and resources?

    AutismBC members. The librarian, another staff member, or a volunteer can set you up with a free Autism BC membership and a free library membership concurrently.

    How can I borrow material?

    If you live in the Lower Mainland, please come to the Lending Library located at the AutismBC Head Office (3688 Cessna Drive in Richmond).

    If you live outside the Lower Mainland, we will mail you material for FREE!

    The lending period for library material is 6 weeks and there are currently no late fees.

    How do I send material back?

    If you’re able to come in to the library, please leave the books in the returns box on the library desk.

    If you’re using our mailing service, return the books in the same shipping package you received them in.

    Need More Information?

    Contact us at library@autismbc.ca or call 1-888-437-0880 toll free or 604-434-0880 ext. 105 for more information on our Lending Library.