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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.

Winnipeg Public Library
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Osborne
Library

625 Osborne St.

Today's hours:



Libraries are on Winter hours September 6 to May 22, 2023.

Branch Information

  • Hours of Operation

  • Contact

    Information Services:
    204-986-4775
    Branch Head:
    Amber Lamboo
  • Mailing Address

    625 Osborne St.
    Winnipeg, MB
    R3L 2B3
  • 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 building
  • Closest Bus Stops:

    # 10006 Southbound Osborne at Kylemore
    # 10060 Northbound Osborne at Maplewood
  • Parking

    Leisure Centre 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.

Osborne Library hosts a Seed Library where seeds can be deposited in the fall and selected in the spring. Check with the branch for dates. Learn more about Seed Libraries.

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

Osborne Library is located in the Fort Rouge Recreation and Leisure 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.

For your convenience, there is an after-hours book return on the front of the building.

History

Osborne Library opened in 1941 in a storefront at 719 Osborne followed by a move in 1957 to 700 Osborne. In 1982, 150 children from local schools took part in a book brigade to move books to the new location two blocks down the street at the Fort Rouge Recreation and Leisure Centre. The 4,120 sq.ft. library was renovated in 2010.

Upcoming Events at Osborne 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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