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Branch Closure Alert: Effective Saturday, October 31, we are closing all libraries until further notice. Visit our Library Closure information guide for more information. À partir du Samedi 31 octobre, nous fermons toutes les bibliothèques, et ce, jusqu'à nouvel ordre. Visitez notre guide de Renseignements sur la fermeture des bibliothèques pour en savoir plus.

Winnipeg Public Library
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Harvey Smith
Library

999 Sargent Ave.

Today's hours:


Branch Information

  • Hours of Operation

  • Contact

    Information Services:
    204-986-4677
    Branch Head:
    Kirsten Wurmann
    204-806-1078
  • Mailing Address

    999 Sargent Ave.
    Winnipeg, MB
    R3E 3K6
  • Meeting Spaces

    (Call or visit us to book) Program Rooms: None
    Capacity: N/A
    Tutorial Rooms: None
    Capacity: N/A
    More about meeting spaces
  • Wheelchair Access

    All areas are wheelchair accessible
  • Book Return

    Front of the recreation complex
  • Closest Bus Stops:

    # 10464 Westbound Sargent at Minto
    # 10463 Eastbound Sargent at Minto
  • Parking

    Cindy Klassen Recreation Centre parking lot
  • Free Wifi

    Available whenever the library is open

About the Library

Collections and Programs

Items for loan include Adult and Children's fiction and non-fiction, graphic novels, magazines, music, audiobooks, video games (Xbox, PS4, Nintendo Wii & Switch) and movies (DVDs and Blu-ray). As a branch of Winnipeg Public Library, members can also access an extensive eLibrary for downloadable eBooks, eMagazines, information resources and online journals, and streaming movies and music.

The Library offers a Government of Manitoba certified Adult Literacy Program (visit the WELL page).Libraries are offering a limited selection of programs and workshops at this time. Browse our Upcoming Events to find what's on. Some programs require registration. All library programs are free.

Facility and Services

Harvey Smith Library is located in the Cindy Klassen Recreation Centre. The Library has bookable computers with MS Office and Internet access, and free WiFi. There are tables for studying. Photocopying and printing is available for a fee. Scanning to email is free.

Harvey Smith library has a SAD light therapy lamp for use onsite, year round.

For your convenience, there is an after-hours book return at the main doors of the Recreation Complex.

History

The original West End Library, 823 Ellice Avenue, was officially opened on October 14, 1966 by Mayor Stephen Juba. It served as a bookmobile depot as well as a public library. A new 6,000 sq. ft. West End Library opened on February 20, 2009, with almost double the size of the old facility.

On July 31, 2018, West End Library was renamed Harvey Smith Library in honour of late Councillor Harvey Smith. The longtime West End resident, who died in March, 2017, spent 22 years as a city councillor.

Upcoming Events at Harvey Smith Library


Last update: October 27, 2020

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