Keep a library in your pocket! BPL Mobile makes it easy to find and discover titles, manage your account, and get the branch and availability information you need.
- Keep track of what items you have checked out
- Renew materials
- Place holds
- Search your library's catalog
- Browse new titles
- Access items from digital content providers directly through your library's app
- Scan items directly to keep track of what you would like to reach
- Find hours, locations and contact information
- Display your digital library card when checking out at a branch
The About This Title screen has been completely rebuilt with features to promote evaluation and discovery, including: reviews, recommendations, lists, and community contributions.
The Search screen now displays edition statements, along with vernacular metadata for titles and authors. The Filter button has been moved to the top of the screen. Pagination is now displayed at the bottom of the screen. Some actions are no longer available from the item actions menu.
The Filter button on the Locations screen has been moved to the top of the screen.
On the Home screen, viewing more new titles is done using the 'View all' button under each carousel. The Events Filters have been combined into a single button above the Events carousel.
Navigation in the app has been simplified. There is a now a single 'Back' button on all screens. The style and height of the navigation bar has also been reduced and made uniform across all screens.
Let us know what you think! The Share Feedback screen allows you to contact the library directly.
Make a typo? The Search screen now offers 'Did you mean?' suggestions for mistyped searches.
Improvements have been made to how you navigate the app: 'Pull to refresh' has been added to the Home screen, and you can now swipe to go back instead of using the Back button.
The Item action sheet on the Search screen has been redesigned.
This release also includes smaller UX improvements as well as behind the scenes accessibility enhancements, improvements, and bug fixes.
Ratings and Reviews
Great app for the Burnaby Public Libraries.
Such a huge improvement from the old app!
BPL is sticking with the times with this really useful app where I can find out everything I need to know about the Library. The MyBPL option is great for me to stay on top of my account :)
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- Contact Info
- User Content
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- Burnaby Public Library
- 27 MB
- Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
- iPod touch
- Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
English, Filipino, French, Japanese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese, Vietnamese
- Age Rating
- © Burnaby Public Library
Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.