Border Regional Library is a three-branch regional public library serving the Town of Virden, Village of Elkhorn, R.M. of Wallace and R.M. of Archie. It is governed by a 12-member board, three from each of the four member municipalities.
- Large Print Materials
- Board Books
- Movies (Both VHS and DVD)
- Download Audiobooks Online
- Audiobooks on CDs & cassettes
Inter-library Loan enables borrowers access to more than one million titles in Manitoba alone, plus worldwide listings through Manitoba Public Library Services’ on-line union catalogue called MAPLIN3.
Border Regional Library board of directors believes that the library’s purpose is to promote literacy, be it through multi-media resources, education, information or recreation.
Guiding values and principles:
- To make all facets of the library user-friendly
- To make the libraries accessible to all patrons
- To try to keep services and materials current
- To be willing and adaptable to partnerships with other bodies
- To attempt to accommodate the needs of the community
- To create a broad awareness of library resources and to stimulate their use
- To assemble and preserve materials relating to our communities’ history and heritage
- To assume a leadership role in the community in promoting literacy and fine arts