The Town of View Royal is a member of the Greater Victoria Public Library (GVPL). This membership allows View Royal residents access to all of the twelve GVPL branches. Additional information about the Greater Victoria Public Library, including locations, hours of operation and telephone numbers, can be found at their website. Alternatively, the Library switchboard is              250-940-4875.

In addition, the community also has a library called the View Royal Reading Centre. The Reading Centre has a circulating collection for all ages of over 15,000 fiction and non-fiction books and a variety of DVDs. The Reading Centre participates in the provincial inter-library loan system, allowing patrons to request and borrow books from any library in British Columbia. There is also a computer with internet access and printing available for public use. The Reading Centre is located at 266 Island Highway. For hours of operation, see the Reading Centre's website or call 250-479-2723.