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Notice: Millennium Library is undergoing renovations to replace carpet tiles and lighting. The library will remain open while work is completed. Some areas will be temporarily closed during renovations. Please visit our project page for details.

Notice: The book return at St. John's Library will be unavailable until further notice. Please return material at West Kildonan Library's book return during the closure. / Le guichet de retour de la Bibliothèque de St. John's ne sera pas disponible jusqu' à nouvel ordre. Veuillez retourner vos articles à la Biliothèque de Kildonan-Ouest pendant la fermeture.

Notice: Face masks are strongly recommended / Les masques sont fortement recommandés.

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Harvey Smith
Library

999 Sargent Ave.

Today's hours:



Harvey Smith Library is now open regular hours.
Starting December 11, the SMARTLOCKER hours will be Monday to Friday: 6 a.m.–9 p.m., Saturday, Sunday 7 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
Libraries are on Winter hours September 6 to May 22, 2023.

Branch Information

  • Hours of Operation

  • Contact

    Information Services:
    204-986-4677
    Branch Head:
    Karli Fisher
  • 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

To search for books or other materials, visit the Search catalogue. You can order materials from any branch and have them sent to this location for pickup.

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).The Library offers programs and workshops for all ages. 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


Please visit the full Library Hours page if you do not see hours on this page.
Last update: December 9, 2022

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